UNION COUNTY, NJ -- In Countywide races, Column A ("Regular Democratic Organization") candidates handily won the Democratic Party's nominations for a place on the ballot in November, according to unofficial results on Union County Clerk Joanne Rajoppi's website.

In the Freeholders' race, incumbents Bette Jane Kowalski, Sergio Granados, and Rebecca Williams swept:

Bette Jane KOWALSKI* 5,789
Sergio GRANADOS * 5,750
Rebecca L. WILLIAMS* 5,691
Lorraine MCNEAL 1,720
Anthony ESPOSITO 1,651
Jack MOLENAAR 1,631
Wilma G. CAMPBELL 695
Sylvia TURNAGE 649
Alex LOSPINOSO  620

In the District 22 General Assembly race, incumbents Linda Carter and Jim Kennedy came out on top:

Name Votes Vote %
Linda CARTER *
7,940
33.49%
Jim KENNEDY *
7,433
31.35%
Carlos RIVAS
4,353
18.36%
Mark LIGHTEN
3,984
16.80%