Elections

October 18, 2018

SOMERVILLE, NJ - Somerset County Clerk Steve Peter reminds voters that they can apply for a mail-in ballot for the Nov. 6 election. In addition to regular weekday hours of 8:15 a.m. to 4 p.m., his office will have extended hours to accommodate those who want to pick up a ballot in ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - This upcoming election will see six people running for three seats on the Board of Education, one local resident running for a House of Representatives seat, and another resident running for a Board of Chosen Freeholders seat on Nov. 6. There are no Township Council seats up for ...

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FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ — Six people are running for three seats on the Franklin Township Board of Education this November according to Somerset County Clerk Steve Peter. Below is the list of candidates and their email address if they supplied it to the clerk's office: First ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - TAPinto Franklin Township is part of a network of more than 75 all-online local newspapers in New Jersey and New York with more than 7,500,000 readers, covering more than 100 municipalities.  Each site provides original objective daily local news reporting, covering everything ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Do you want to serve? This fall, voters in Franklin Township will elect candidates to the K-12 board of education. Three seats are up for grabs. A full term on the school board runs for three years.  A candidate must file a nominating petition with the county clerk for his or her ...

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FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - Students from Franklin High School's Junior Statesmen of America club invited Congresswoman Bonnie Watson Coleman (D-12) to the high school's auditorium for a question-answer session with students, Tuesday, June 12.  In addition to answering student questions, Watson ...

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FLEMINGTON, NJ – The Congressional Leadership Fund super-PAC announced yesterday it is earmarking $2.1 million for broadcast and cable television ads to help re-elect Rep. Leonard Lance. It is the second round of television ad buys announced by the PAC, which is endorsed by House Speaker Paul ...

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FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - The Primary Election is Tuesday, June 5th. Polls will be open from 6 a.m.- 8 p.m. Sample ballots were mailed last month by the Board of Elections; refer to your ballot for your polling location in Franklin Township. Somerset County voters can still apply for a mail-in ...

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FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - TAPinto invites all candidates to submit statements and other content, as well as to become advertisers on TAPinto Franklin Township. Our platform affords a candidate the unique ability to potentially reach thousands of people every day in the township.  Below are ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – Somerset County Clerk Steve Peter wants residents to be aware that voters can apply for a mail-in ballot for primary elections, which will be held Tuesday, June 5.   Applications for mail-in ballots are available online at: http://www.co.somerset.nj.us/CountyClerkElectionDiv, or ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Below are the TAPinto Election Policies: Candidate Statements Candidates participating in the primary election can submit a maximum of one candidate statement per week (including photos) through the week before the election. Publication of candidate statements is at the sole ...

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MANVILLE, NJ – More than 300 Somerset County Democrats voted unanimously to nominate Franklin Deputy Mayor Shanel Robinson and Bernardsville resident and Somerset Hills School Board member Sara Sooy for Somerset County Freeholder. “I’m so proud to have Shanel and Sara representing the Somerset ...

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NORTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Republican candidates and their supporters gathered Thursday night to focus their energy on upcoming elections for the United States Senate, the House of Representatives, Middlesex County Freeholders, and even local council elections in 2018.  The mood at North Brunswick's ...

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WASHINGTON - New Jersey Reps.Leonard Lance (R-7th) and Josh Gottheimer (R-5th) hosted a meeting on Capitol Hill Thursday with Acting IRS Commissioner David J. Kautter concerning prepayments of 2018 property taxes in 2017. The IRS previously issued a ruling stating it would allow the ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – Somerset County Clerk Steve Peter has updated his office’s website to include information for the upcoming primary election, including essential information for those who wish to be on the ballot. All candidates running in the June 5 primary must file their petitions by April ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Residents in district 14, 15, and 16 voted in a new polling location this Tuesday, the Masjid-E-Ali Mosque at 47 Cedar Grove Lane. The mosque served the public as a polling station during the June primaries, and feedback gathered at that time was used to ensure ease of service ...

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The Rev. Ronald Slaughter, pastor of St. James AME Church in Newark, said it best for Democrats in the state's largest city, and around the state of New Jersey, as the winning vote totals rolled in for Democratic gubernatorial candidate Phil Murphy.  "My prayers have been answered," said ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Polls are closing at 8 p.m., and results are starting to come in. We've partnered with NJ Spotlight and NJ News Commons to bring you live election results. Check back for minute-by-minute updates on the gubernatorial and state legislature races and the two ballot questions.

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Elections are just a few days away, and Democrats are holding a major fundraising advantage over their Republican opponents, according to campaign finance reports from the state Election Law Enforcement Commission website. The recent wave of fundraising numbers and data came ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ  - Republican Gubernatorial Candidate Kim Guadagno is adamantly against New Jersey becoming a sanctuary state.  Guadagno recently released her proposal to completely ban sanctuary cities in New Jersey saying that sanctuary cities endanger the lives of the public, risk cutting ...

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FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - TAPinto Franklin Township will be running a series this week titled "Meet the Candidates.”  All candidates were asked the three questions below two weeks ago. Their answers to the questions will be published unedited (if they were submitted).  Describe your ...

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FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - TAPinto Franklin Township will be running a series this week titled "Meet the Candidates.”  All candidates were asked the three questions below two weeks ago. Their answers to the questions will be published unedited (if they were submitted).  Describe your ...

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FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - TAPinto Franklin Township will be running a series this week titled "Meet the Candidates.”  All candidates were asked the three questions below two weeks ago. Their answers to the questions will be published unedited (if they were submitted).  Describe your ...

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FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - TAPinto Franklin Township will be running a series this week titled "Meet the Candidates.”  All candidates were asked the three questions below two weeks ago. Their answers to the questions will be published unedited (if they were submitted).  Describe your ...

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FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - TAPinto Franklin Township will be running a series this week titled "Meet the Candidates.”  All candidates were asked the three questions below two weeks ago. Their answers to the questions will be published unedited (if they were submitted).  Describe your ...

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FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - The New Jersey Business & Industry Association today urged voters to approve Public Question No. 1 on the ballot Tuesday, November 7—the proposed act that will allow the state to sell $125 million in State general obligation bonds. The goals of the bond act are to ...

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FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - TAPinto Franklin Township will be running a series this week titled "Meet the Candidates.”  All candidates were asked the three questions below two weeks ago. Their answers to the questions will be published unedited (if they were submitted).  Describe your ...

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NEW JERSEY - Next week's election ballot will contain not only voting options for local officials and members of the county or legislative district administrators, but also two questions regarding public finances.  One question focuses on increasing the financial support for New Jersey's public ...

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FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - TAPinto Franklin Township will be running a series this week titled "Meet the Candidates.”  All candidates were asked the three questions below two weeks ago. Their answers to the questions will be published unedited (if they were submitted).  Describe your ...

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FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - Every candidate looking to serve the people of our community has been contacted and offered the opportunity to submit candidate statements directly to TAPinto Franklin Township. Candidates will have until this Saturday to send a statement and had the chance to send one per ...

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