Elections

November 23, 2020

MOUNT HOLLY, NJ-- Burlington County elections officials announced the final count and certification of the 2020 General Election results Friday, saying a record 267,122 county voters cast ballots this year, amounting to 77% of the county’s registered voters. The total turnout surpassed the ...

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MARLTON, NJ - A week after Election Day, the winner of the 3rd Congressional District has finally been declared.  Congressman Andy Kim, democrat, has been re-elected to serve a second-term in the District that spans much of Burlington and Ocean Counties.  Kim delivered his victory speech Tuesday ...

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MOUNT HOLLY, NJ-- The Burlington County Board of Elections has stopped counting votes as of 6pm Wednesday evening, and not much has changed in the hotly contested race for Congress between Democrat incumbent Rep. Andy Kim and Republican challenger David Richter. In Burlington County, Kim now ...

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MOUNT HOLLY, NJ—The Burlington County Board of Elections has stopped counting votes, as of 11:15pm on Tuesday night, and will resume on Wednesday. The Board has counted 181,819 Vote-By-Mail (VBM) ballots. In what is being considered one of the most competitive Congressional races in the ...

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BORDENTOWN, NJ-- Although polls will be closing at 8pm tonight, there is still time to vote in this year's election if you haven't already. You may drop off your Vote By Mail (VBM) ballot to your polling location until 8pm tonight. You may also vote via provisional ballot at your polling ...

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MOUNT HOLLY, NJ – On the eve of Election Day, Burlington County election officials say they are readying polling locations for in-person ballot collection and provisional ballot voting while continuing to process a historic number of Vote-by-Mail (VBM) ballots. As of Monday, more than 200,000 ...

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BORDENTOWN, NJ-- With polls closing in less than 48 in New Jersey for the 2020 General Election, there's still time to cast your ballot either remotely or in-person.  Governor Phil Murphy announced via social media Sunday evening than more than 3.5 million New Jerseyans has already cast their ...

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MOUNT HOLLY, NJ-- The Burlington County Board of Chosen Freeholders has announced that the County has received a $2.9 million grant to help cover additional expenses from this year’s switch to a primarily vote-by-mail election system. The Freeholders voted unanimously on Wednesday to accept ...

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MOUNT HOLLY, NJ – As thousands of completed ballots arrive daily at the Burlington County Board of Elections, officials are detailing how the election ballot processing system works to verify signatures and keep the election secure as they start to review and process the ballots so that they can be ...

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MOUNT HOLLY, NJ – Burlington County Clerk Joanne Schwartz announced on Monday that the Clerk’s Office will have extended hours to assist voters, including those who may still need a ballot prior to the close of polls on November 3. The Clerk’s Office, located at 50 Rancocas Street in Mount ...

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MOUNT HOLLY, NJ – With less than two weeks remaining until Election Day, Burlington County election officials report that about 40% of the county’s voters have successfully returned their ballots to the Board of Elections. Just over 138,000 ballots have been received, with close to half ...

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MOUNT HOLLY, NJ – Burlington County Elections officials are urging voters to pay close attention to the instructions included in their Vote-by-Mail package and to avoid some common mistakes when completing and returning their ballots. “Completed ballots are arriving via the mail, secure drop ...

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MARLTON, NJ — Andy Kim for Congress launched the #DropBoxChallenge on Wednesday. The challenge encourages voters across Burlington and Ocean Counties to post a photo dropping their ballot off in a secure ballot drop box and to reach out to their friends and family to let them know that drop boxes ...

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MOUNT HOLLY, NJ-- The November election is just weeks away and Burlington County Vote-by-Mail ballots are starting to arrive so voters can begin making their selections. But what should voters do if they received the wrong ballot or if they accidentally discarded or damaged one they received? ...

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There are two parts to Public Question No. 2. Here are the details, who would benefit and what it could cost. This story was written and produced by NJ Spotlight. It is being republished under a special NJ News Commons content-sharing agreement related to COVID-19 coverage. To read more, ...

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MOUNT HOLLY, NJ-- The Burlington County Clerk’s Office has started sending out Vote-By-Mail ballots for the upcoming General Election and is encouraging voters to be on the lookout for them and take care not to discard or damage them. More than 315,000 Vote-by-Mail ballots were printed for the ...

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NEW JERSEY-- The Presidential elections are important, as well as those races for Congress and local town committee. However, let's not forget that the legalization of marijuana is also up for a vote in November. To be blunt, will weed grow in the Garden State? Ballot Question Number 1 asks ...

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MOUNT HOLLY, NJ-- Burlington County voters will have several options to safely and securely cast their ballots in the upcoming November General Election under the County's plan for compliance with recent New Jersey laws and Executive Orders mandating the election be held largely with Vote By Mail ...

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NEW JERSEY – The ongoing pandemic, the future of health care coverage, the stability of Medicare, and the opioid crisis were core topics discussed at a candidate forum on Monday between incumbent Democrat Congressman Andy Kim and Republican challenger David Richter. The two faced off in a virtual ...

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NEW JERSEY — Less than two months from Election Day, Gov. Phil Murphy on Tuesday said a new website will allow New Jersey residents to register to vote and track their mail-in ballot all while on the go or from the comfort of their home. “This online form is safe and secure, and can be accessed ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- To bolster efforts to keep democracy safe during coronavirus and beyond, Assemblymen Dan Benson and Herb Conaway have crafted The Ballot Cure Act.’ (A-4276) that would enable voters to access a confidential, free-system to see whether their provisional, mail-in or overseas ballot was ...

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