Elections

June 13, 2018

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - In a party election with very little drama, the Middlesex County Democrats re-elected their leaders Tuesday night by an acclamation vote. Chairman Kevin P. McCabe and Vice Chair Beatrice Moskowitz will now serve their fifth term, leading the powerful Middlesex County ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK - Mayor James Cahill was the only candidate for mayor to run in Tuesday’s primary, but he will not run uncontested for re-election in November. Charles Kratovil, a local activist and editor of the blog New Brunswick Today, filed petitions to run as an independent candidate for the ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Though many positions were unchallenged within their parties, Tuesday's primary elections established official candidates in New Jersey for the state, county, and local levels that could have a major impact on national, statewide, and local politics.  Will New Jersey be part of ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - TAPinto invites all candidates to submit statements and other content, as well as to become advertisers on TAPinto New Brunswick. Below are the TAPinto Election Policies: Candidate Statements Candidates participating in the primary election can submit a maximum of one ...

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PISCATAWAY – Despite a narrow a bid to become President of the country, and seeing all the deep divides in government and the nation in the past year, Hillary Rodham Clinton remains optimistic that many pressing issues will encourage more people to participate in public policy and upcoming ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK - Mayor Jim Cahill announced his bid for re-election along with his running mates, City Councilman Kevin Egan and City Councilwoman Rebecca Escobar, citing forward progress and key accomplishments that are improving the quality of life in the Hub City. Key among these are the 7,000 ...

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NEWARK, NJ--In downtown Newark, some might say that it was inevitable that Democrat Phil Murphy was going to win the 2017 New Jersey gubernatorial election. Others might say that it is inevitable that the ongoing revival of the heart of New Jersey's largest city will continue to pulse powerfully.

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How New Jersey’s incoming governor handles the next several weeks can “make or break his first year in office,” according to Rutgers experts. Fortunately, Governor-elect Phil Murphy can turn to Rutgers University-New Brunswick and its Eagleton Center on the American Governor for guidance on how ...

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NEWARK, NJ -  Voters provided permanent relief to communities harmed by industrial pollution on Tuesday by approving an environmental coalition-led ballot question that prevents money earmarked for environmental restoration from being raided by Trenton lawmakers. The measure was declared passed ...

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WOODBRIDGE, NJ - The Democrats have come out ahead in the county-wide freeholder and state legislature races. Here are the numbers below. Sen. Bob Smith easily defeated his Republican challenger, Daryl Kipnis, with 71 percent of the vote. Smith, of Piscataway, received 27,235 votes throughout ...

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ASBURY PARK, NJ - 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 ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ  -​On Tuesday, November 7, ​every seat in the State Legislature was up for grabs, and the eight​-​year reign of ​Gov. Chris Christie ​has reached its sunset. For some, that means a sense of uncertainty; not knowing what the future will hold and not sure how much control they’ll ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - With ​just hours until New Jersey decides on its next governor, TAPinto New Brunswick wants​ to make sure you head into the polls with everything you need to know. ​Besides the race for governor, ​many seats at the county and state level are up for grabs, all of them being ...

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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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EDISON, NJ - County-level officials have been quick to react to an incendiary Township residents on Wednesday received racist school board campaign mailers targeting two candidates for the Edison Board of Education. The flyers state that Chinese and Indian residents are “taking over” the School ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - ​Longtime Democratic incumbents representing New Brunswick in the state Legislature are facing competition from a Republican slate and a third-party candidate when voters go to the polls on Tuesday, November 7. ​ New Brunswick is part of the 17th legislative district (LD-17), ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Tuesday, October 17 is the last day for voters in New Brunswick to register for the elections on November 7. While the gubernatorial race between Democrat Phil Murphy and Republican Kim Guadagno is the main event, there’s still a lot of action going on at the local ...

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