UNION COUNTY, NJ -- In Countywide races, Column A ("Regular Democratic Organization") candidates handily won the Democratic Party's nominations for a place on the ballot in November, according to unofficial results on Union County Clerk Joanne Rajoppi's website.

In the Freeholders' race, incumbents Rebecca WilliamsBette Jane Kowalski,and Sergio Granados swept:

Rebecca L. WILLIAMS * 14,942
Bette Jane KOWALSKI * 14,887
Sergio GRANADOS * 14,542
Wilma G. CAMPBELL 5,303
Sylvia TURNAGE 4,912
Alex LOSPINOSO  4,815
Lorraine MCNEAL 4,163
Anthony ESPOSITO 3,896
Jack MOLENAAR 3,808

In the District 22 General Assembly race, incumbents Linda Carter and Jim Kennedy came out on top:

Name Votes
Linda CARTER * 6,332
Jim KENNEDY * 5,924
Carlos RIVAS 3,955
Mark LIGHTEN 3,670