Elections

May 10, 2021

MORRIS COUNTY, NJ - The Primary Election is June 8, 2021.  Currently, there are 17 Ballot Drop box locations throughout Morris County. Additional locations may be added before the location, stated Morris County Clerk Ann Grossi. The Ballot Drop boxes are all outside and under surveillance 24/7.

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With the goal to promote informed voting in a nonpartisan setting, the League of Women Voters of the Morristown Area is hosting virtual candidates forums for candidates seeking the democratic nomination for the office of Madison, New Jersey Town Council and Morristown, New Jersey Mayor. Madison ...

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Morris Township, NJ – Morris Township Deputy Mayor Mark Gyorfy and Tara Olivo-Moore, a local healthcare professional and Board of Health vice chair, on April 5 announced their candidacies to run for Morris Township Committee. Gyorfy, Morris Township’s deputy mayor who is also a volunteer ...

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TRENTON, NJ - Governor Murphy signed legislation (S3203) on Tuesday, March 30 to establish early in-person voting in New Jersey. The legislation expands access to voting rights and democracy. S3203 allows registered voters to vote using machines at polling places before the day of certain ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ  -- “Over the last year, we have faced unprecedented times with extraordinary challenges while at the same time we rallied together as a community,” said Morristown Mayor Tim Dougherty today as he announced plans to see re-election to another four year term. “We have kept ...

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TRENTON, NJ - The Primary Election on June 8, 2021 will be conducted primarily in-person, announced Governor Phil Murphy on March 22. Regularly operated polling places will be open for all voters who wish to cast their ballots on the voting machines. Voters looking to change their party ...

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MORRIS COUNTY, NJ - Morris County's Deputy Clerk John Wojtaszek has passed away at the age of 71 after a long illness. County Clerk Ann Grossi has expressed her grief and sympathy stating that, "There is a saying that anyone can be replaced, but John is irreplaceable". “John was a diligent and ...

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Voters are reminded that those who plan to change their party affiliation that they must do so by April 14, in order to participate in their new party’s Gubernatorial Primary Election on June 8. “Voters often do not realize that the deadline to change their affiliation is set long before Primary ...

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Morristown, New Jersey –Esperanza Porras-Field has announced that she will be running for Mayor of Morristown. According to her announcement, she has served the Morristown community as a member of the Morristown Planning Board, Morristown Parking Authority, Morristown Housing Council, Morristown ...

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Share your passion!!  Share your voice!! Join the Morristown Area League of Women Voters! All women and men age 35 and younger to invited to join for just $35.00 per year.  Full time students age 16 and older may join for $10.00 per person.  Individual membership for all others is $70.00 ...

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TAPinto is a network of more than 85 award-winning objective online local news sites. While we accept Letters to the Editor, we do not have an Editorial Page and do not provide our opinion on any elections or issues.  We do not endorse candidates. Like hardcopy newspaper, television, radio and ...

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TAPinto is a network of more than 85 award-winning objective online local news sites. While we accept Letters to the Editor, we do not have an Editorial Page and do not provide our opinion on any elections or issues.  We do not endorse candidates. Like hardcopy newspaper, television, radio and ...

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Advocates and experts agree, New Jersey did a remarkable job rolling out paper ballots and ballot boxes on an unforgiving schedule. Now it has a remarkable chance to learn from what it did right. Editor’s Note: This coverage is made possible through Votebeat, a nonpartisan reporting project ...

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There are concerns over placement of the boxes as uncertainty remains about format of future elections. Editor’s Note: This coverage is made possible through Votebeat, a nonpartisan reporting project covering local election integrity and voting access. The article is available for reprint under ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Doug Steinhardt, chairman of the New Jersey Republican Party and candidate in the 2021 GOP Gubernatorial Primary, has dropped out of the race just one month after launching his campaign. The abrupt announcement boosts the likelihood that Jack Ciattarelli, a Hillsborough ...

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For some residents, paper ballots are the clear winner when it comes to honest, accurate elections. The state shifted over to paper during the pandemic, but there’s no guarantee the change is permanent. Editor’s Note: This coverage is made possible through Votebeat, a nonpartisan reporting ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - A significant minority of Americans lack confidence in the outcome of the 2020 presidential election with more than one-third – primarily Republicans and Trump voters – not believing that the election results were fair, according to a nationwide survey by researchers from ...

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Much Worth Celebrating as Morris County Leagues Provide Expert Non-Partisan Candidate Forums and Debates during the League of Women Voters’ Centennial Year Throughout this tumultuous 2020 year, the League of Women Voters has been celebrating our 100 th anniversary while continuing to put our ...

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NEWARK - A new post-election poll found support from New Jersey voters for a broad variety of measures to make voting easier and more accessible, including in-person early voting, mailing voters a ballot in every election, same-day voter registration, and requiring employers to provide paid time ...

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MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ - Morris Township Deputy Mayor Jeff Grayzel and Committeeman Mark Gyorfy announce that they have the support of their colleagues on the Morris Township Committee to serve as mayor and deputy mayor in 2021. In the Township form of government, the mayor and deputy mayor are chosen ...

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Morristown,  – Republicans Deborah Smith, John Krickus and Stephen Shaw announced their plans to seek re-election as Morris County Commissioners in 2021 and rolled out an impressive list of GOP endorsers supporting their ticket. Smith, Krickus and Shaw pointed to their decisive and proactive ...

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TAPinto is a network of more than 85 award-winning objective online local news sites. While we accept Letters to the Editor, we do not have an Editorial Page and do not provide our opinion on any elections or issues.  We do not endorse candidates. Like hardcopy newspaper, television, radio and ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ – Incumbent Morristown School Board Member Meredith Davidson captured 3,039 votes and will serve with Elisabeth Wall who secured 2,681. Oliver Starnes received 2,163 votes and Vivian Rodriguez received 1,921 votes. Alan Smith will represent Morris Township on the Board of Ed after ...

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  State Sen. Tom Kean Jr. has conceded the 7th Congressional District election to Democratic incumbent Tom Malinowski, who will be sworn to a second term in the House of Representatives in January, 2021. Down by more than 11 percent on Election Night, Kean and his supporters held out hope as ...

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MENDHAM, NJ - Assemblywoman Aura Dunn (R- Mendham) has declared election victory over Democrate challenger Darcy Draeger.   Although the Morris County Board of Elections has yet to finish counting votes, Dunn was leading with 58,886 votes to Draeger's 53,254 votes with 91% of votes ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ – Incumbent Morristown School Board Member Meredith Davidson appeared to win re-election to a second term while Elisabeth Wall appeared chosen by the voters to replace board member Lisa Pollak. Davidson and Wall are two of four people seeking election to a pair of 3-year seats on ...

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ROXBURY, NJ - State Sen. Tony Bucco, who also serves as Roxbury's township attorney, today declared an election victory over his Democrat opponent Rupande Mehta. Although the Morris County Board of Elections has yet to finish counting votes, Bucco, R-25th Dist., said in a statement that he is ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ – Incumbent Morristown School Board Member Meredith Davidson appeared to win re-election to a second term while Elisabeth Wall appeared chosen by the voters to replace board member Lisa Pollak. Davidson and Wall are two of four people seeking election to a pair of 3-year seats on ...

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It’s a lengthy job now to process, sort and count ballots cast on Election Day with not all mail-in votes tabulated. Editor’s Note: This coverage is made possible through Votebeat, a nonpartisan reporting project covering local election integrity and voting access. The article is available for ...

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MORRIS COUNTY, NJ -  There have been delays in the reporting of election results, said Morris County Clerk Ann Grossi. In a statement to Facebook, Grossi sought to explain the delays. "Many residents and interested parties are under the false impression that the Morris County Clerk's Office is ...

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