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Elections

August 1, 2022

TRENTON – Governor Phil Murphy signed bills to strengthen New Jersey elections. The signing builds on reforms to expand democracy enacted during the Murphy Administration, including automatic voter registration and in-person early voting.   "Across the nation, we continue to see one of our ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Eric Brekhman and Lucas Zhu, rising seniors at Livingston High School (LHS) and co-presidents of the LHS Democrats Club, are currently collaborating with Westfield Councilman David Contract through a non-partisan initiative called Vote16NJ for an amendment to the New Jersey State ...

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PARAMUS, NJ - Bergen County Clerk John S. Hogan has reported “historically high” VOTE-BY-MAIL requests from voters for the June 7 Primary Election. Clerk Hogan stated that between 2021 and 2022 the total number of VBM ballots requested by voters for the Primary Election “has increased by a ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ - After the New Jersey Department of Education encouraged districts with schools as polling places to operate remotely with the increase of COVID-19 cases, Hackensack Public Schools have announced that all schools will have a virtual day on June 7.  “Please know this decision has ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ - With Hackensack Public Schools being a polling location, Superintendent Robert Sanchez has announced that all schools will observe a half-day on Tuesday, June 7 for Primary Elections.  In a letter sent home to families, Superintendent Sanchez states that the early dismissal will ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ - The June 7 primaries are only a few weeks away and residents in Hackensack have options on how they can cast their ballots.  Vote By Mail: If you have not registered to vote by mail, there is still time to do so. Applications must be submitted by May 31. If you have applied ...

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TRENTON, NJ -  With the primary election fast approaching, Governor Murphy signed legislation increasing the pay for New Jersey's election workers.  Elections workers will now be paid $300 per day, up from $200. The bill also appropriates $7,000,000 to the Department of State.    “Election ...

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BERGEN COUNTY, N.J. - Fred Schneiderman, a businessman from Cresskill, announced today that he will challenge Democratic incumbent Josh Gottheimer.    Gottheimer has been the fifth district’s representative in Congress for three consecutive terms.    Schneiderman’s press release stated ...

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TRENTON, NJ – In an effort to "restore voters’ faith in democracy," Assemblyman Christopher DePhillips introduced a bill on Monday that permits county election officials to count mail-in ballots as they are received instead of waiting until Election Day. Both Fair Lawn and Glen Rock Council ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ - The unofficial election results are in for Bergen County as the final ballots are being counted. In terms of local elections, residents of Hackensack voted on who will be serving on the Board of Education.  Lancelot Powell, current president of the Board of Education, will be ...

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BERGEN COUNTY, NJ - Early voting has made its way to New Jersey this year, with voters able to cast their ballots at one location in Hackensack.  Early voting began Saturday, Oct. 23. The early voting location in Hackensack is the City Clerk's Office, at One Bergen County Plaza. All sites will ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ — The last day to register for the fall general election is Tuesday, October 12, according to Bergen County Superintendent of Elections Debra M. Francica. In order to be eligible to vote in the November 2, 2021 election, a person must be an American citizen, be 18 years old on or ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ — The last day to register for the fall general election is Tuesday, October 12, according to Bergen County Superintendent of Elections Debra M. Francica. In order to be eligible to vote in the November 2, 2021 election, a person must be an American Citizen, be 18 years old on or ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ - Polling locations for the 2021 election will be open from 6am to 8pm on Election Day. Unlike last year due to the pandemic, it is not an all Vote by Mail Election. Voters do not need to opt out to vote in person. Voter’s local polling location will be printed on their sample ballot ...

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