SOMERSET COUNTY, NJ - In addition to the local and board of education elections this year, there are a few county and state-wide elections coming up Nov. 4.
For U.S. Senate, Democratic incumbent Cory Booker will seek re-election against Republican Jeff Bell.
In the seventh Congressional district, which includes Bridgewater and Raritan, incumbent Republican Leonard Lance will be seeking re-election against Democrat Janice Kovach, mayor of Clinton.
In Somerset County, for three-year freeholder seats, Republican incumbent Peter Palmer will be seeking reelection. Incumbent freeholder Robert Zaborowski was planning to seek reelection, but gave notice in August that he is removing himself from the ballot to take a position with Raritan Valley Community College.
Running in Zaborowski’s place will be Brian Levine, mayor of Franklin Township.
Opposing the two Republicans in the election for Somerset County Freeholder seats will be Democrats Anthony Pranzatelli and Joan Pritchard.