Elections

January 20, 2021

JERSEY CITY, NJ - Among the tens of millions of Americans watching Wednesday’s inauguration of President Joe Biden was Francesca Giarratana, a lifelong resident of Jersey City and current Division Chief for Hudson County Planning. Giarratana had a special connection to the historic event having ...

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HUDSON COUNTY, NJ - Joshua Sotomayor Einstein, a GOP Committee person from Hoboken, will not be allowed to run for reelection on the party line in June, after he admitted that he “emotionally abused” women. State GOP party officials including Republican State Chairman Michael Lavery have ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ - With Decision 2020 still reverberating across the land, Hoboken's 2021 election is seemingly getting an early start, with a possible candidate for Mayor throwing his hat in the ring. Councilman Ruben Ramos has filed preliminary paperwork with the New Jersey Election Law Enforcement ...

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HUDSON COUNTY, NJ - With preliminary election results showing that Hudson County voters overwhelmingly supported Joe Biden for President over incumbent Donald Trump, Amy DeGise, Chair of the Hudson County Democratic Organization, said that they were “proud of the work that we put in to guarantee a ...

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Confusion, suspicion, voter hostility and computer glitches: it’s all in a day’s work for the folks staffing New Jersey’s election boards. This article is made possible through Votebeat, a nonpartisan reporting project covering local election integrity and voting access. This article is ...

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KEARNY, NJ – Joined by one of his House colleagues, U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. chastised US Postal Service officials for refusing to allow them to inspect the Dominic V. Daniels Processing and Distribution Center to assess USPS’s ability to carry out New Jersey’s ongoing ...

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HUDSON COUNTY, NJ - With Election Day just over three weeks away, the Hudson County Board of Elections is offering guidance so residents can exercise their civic duty regardless of whether they vote in-person or by mail.  Following Gov. Phil Murphy’s executive order this summer guaranteeing ...

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NEW JERSEY — Less than two months from Election Day, Gov. Phil Murphy on Tuesday said a new website will allow New Jersey residents to register to vote and track their mail-in ballot all while on the go or from the comfort of their home. “This online form is safe and secure, and can be accessed ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ - A Hoboken man who pleaded guilty to charges stemming from voter fraud in the 2015 Hoboken municipal elections was sentenced to one year of probation Wednesday. 70 year-old William Rojas was convicted of using the U.S. Postal Service to execute a voter bribery scheme in which ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- Responding to the news that the Trump campaign is suing New Jersey over mail-in voting, Gov. Phil Murphy went on the offensive during his COVID-19 press briefing in Trenton Wednesday. “Vote-by-mail is not new in New Jersey and takes on the added importance of protecting both ...

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UNION CITY, NJ - Seeking to expose President Donald Trump’s use of the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) to play politics, U.S. Senator Robert Menendez held a press conference in front of the Union City main post office Monday calling for Trump to end his “assault on the U.S. Postal Service.” Quoting ...

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TRENTON, NJ – The Nov. 3 general election will be held overwhelmingly via a vote-by-mail model as per an executive order forthcoming from Gov. Phil Murphy, who says this is the safest way to ensure the voting process during the COVID-19 pandemic. All registered New Jersey voters will receive ...

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HUDSON COUNTY, NJ - Although the results of the Democratic Primary election will not be fully known for another two weeks, incumbents backed by the Hudson County Democratic Organization (HCDO) in Hudson County appear to be well on their way to facing their GOP opponents in November. Some mail-in ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - According to Hudson County Clerk E. Junior Maldonado, Vote-By-Mail (VBM) ballots for this year's Primary Election were mailed last week to all voters who are registered Democrats and Republicans. Meanwhile, any unaffiliated or inactive voters who wish to vote in the Primary ...

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HOBOKEN - Today is the last day to register to vote in this year's Primary election. While ballots will be cast primarily by mail, Election Day is Tuesday, July 7. For those interested in voting in this primary election, you must be aligned with a party. Votes will be counted as to determine ...

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