SUSSEX COUNTY, NJ -Preliminary primary election results are being reported by Sussex County Clerk Jeff Parrott, on Tuesday, July 7.  The primarily all mail-in primary will not be certified until July 24 Parrott said. 

The mail-in ballots were counted by three scanners, according to Parrott with the capacity to scan 8,000 ballots per day.

Preliminary Primary Results:

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Democratic Primary

President: Joseph Biden- 6,404

Bernie Sanders- 1,655

U.S. Senate: Cory Booker- 7098

Lawrence Hamm- 1187

House of Representatives 5th Congressional District: Josh Gottheimer- 3670

Arati  S. Kreibich- 1667

House of Representative 11th Congressional District: Mikie Sherrill- 2804

Republican Primary

President: Donald J. Trump- 10,492

U.S. Senate: Rikin “Rik” Mehta- 5118

Patricia Flanagan – 2459

Hirsh Singh – 2390

Natalie Lynn Rivera- 471

Eugene T. Anagnos- 393

House of Representatives 5th Congressional District: Frank T. Pallotta- 3518

James Baldini- 1166

John J. McCann Jr. – 1046

Hector Luis Castillo- 409

House of Representative 11th Congressional District: Rosemary Becchi- 2981

Sussex County Freeholder: Herbert Yardley- 10,642

Mail-in ballots post marked July 7 received by the board of elections by July 14 will be counted.

Voters who have ballots “kicked out” of the initial scanning process will be contacted by mail, giving them the opportunity to remedy the ballot.  The voters can use the postage paid envelope to address the issue by July 23.

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