HACKENSACK, NJ - Incumbents carried the day throughout the county and statewide elections held on Tuesday.

In the hotly contested, and expensive NJ Senatorial Race, Democrat Robert Menendez defeated Republican challenger Bob Hugin in a battle that was highly visible and contained attack ads from both sides.  Menendez carried Bergen County.

(Bergen County Unoffcial Results)

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DEM - ROBERT MENENDEZ

164,037

54.11%

REP - BOB HUGIN

130,558

43.07%

LIBERTERIAN - MURRAY SABRIN

2,960

0.98%

IND- KEVIN KIMPLE

724

0.24%

IND- NATALIE LYNN RIVERA

1,635

0.54%

IND - TRICIA FLANAGAN

961

0.32%

IND - HANK SCHROEDER

403

0.13%

Green - MADELYN R. HOFFMAN

1,653

0.55%

Personal Choice

226

0.07%

Total

303,157

100.00


Democrat Bill Pascrell easily carried Bergen County in retaining his seat in the House of Representatives.

House of Representatives 9th District

REP - ERIC P. FISHER

34,583

33.67%

LiberIan  - CLAUDIO BELUSIC

1,069

1.04%

Personal Choice

56

0.05%

Total

102,721

100.00


In the State Assembly races, the incumbent Democrats continued their strong evening.

In the 36th District, which covers Wood-Ridge, Clinton Calabrese retained his seat with a win over Republican Challenger Marc Marsi. In the 38th District, which covers Hasbrouck Heights and Teterboro, Democratic incumbents Lisa Swain and Christopher Tully held of their challengers, Republican Jayme Ouellette and Gail Horton.

DEM - CLINTON CALABRESE

26,483

60.94%

REP - MARC MARSI

16,956

39.02%

Personal Choice

19

0.04%

Total

43,458

100.00%


 

38th District

Vote Count

Percent

 

DEM - LISA SWAIN

38,372

30.18%

DEM - CHRISTOPHER TULLY

37,188

29.25%

REP - JAYME OUELLETTE

25,573

20.11%

REP - GAIL HORTON

25,992

20.44%

Personal Choice

29

0.02%

Total

127,154

100.00%

In the Bergen County Freeholders race, incumbents Democrats Steven Tanelli and Tracy Silna Zur retained their seats.  

 

Vote Count

Percent

DEM - STEVEN A. TANELLI

167,040

30.04%

DEM - TRACY SILNA ZUR

164,582

29.60%

REP - HECTOR OLMO

110,769

19.92%

REP - ERIC KULMALA

111,382

20.03%

IND - THOMAS J. VonLINDERN

2,176

0.39%

Personal Choice

152

0.03%

Total

556,101

100.00%

 

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