Last Updated: November 13, 2006 10:15 AM
Registration & Turnout
271,112 Voters
  Vote Count Percent
Polling Place Turnout 128,561 47.42%
Absentee Turnout 4,906 1.81%
Provisional Turnout 687 0.25%
Overseas Turnout 154 0.06%
Total 134,308 49.54%


PUBLIC QUESTION 1
443/443 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
Yes 51,306 67.36%
No 24,865 32.64%
Total 76,171 100.00%


PUBLIC QUESTION 2
443/443 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
Yes 45,360 60.44%
No 29,695 39.56%
Total 75,055 100.00%


PUBLIC QUESTION 3
443/443 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
Yes 46,610 62.25%
No 28,271 37.75%
Total 74,881 100.00%


United States Senator
443/443 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
THOMAS H. KEAN JR. 52,496 40.22%
ROBERT MENENDEZ 75,166 57.59%
N. LEONARD SMITH 877 0.67%
ANGELA L. LARISCY 222 0.17%
EDWARD FORCHION 513 0.39%
J.M. CARTER 221 0.17%
DARYL MIKELL BROOKS 203 0.16%
GREGORY PASON 63 0.05%
LEN FLYNN 633 0.49%
Personal Choice 121 0.09%
Total 130,515 100.00%


House Of Representatives-6th
34/34 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
LEIGH-ANN BELLEW 788 11.49%
FRANK PALLONE JR. 5,966 87.02%
HERBERT L. TARBOUS 100 1.46%
Personal Choice 2 0.03%
Total 6,856 100.00%


House of Representatives-7th
224/224 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
MIKE FERGUSON 36,853 48.55%
LINDA STENDER 37,668 49.63%
THOMAS D. ABRAMS 996 1.31%
DARREN YOUNG 352 0.46%
Personal Choice 33 0.04%
Total 75,902 100.00%


House of Representatives-10th
154/154 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
DONALD M. PAYNE 27,260 99.59%
Personal Choice 112 0.41%
Total 27,372 100.00%


House of Representatives-13th
31/31 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
JOHN J. GUARINI 921 18.07%
ALBIO SIRES 4,006 78.61%
HERBERT H. SHAW 88 1.73%
BRIAN WILLIAMS 44 0.86%
DICK HESTER 29 0.57%
ESMAT ZAKLAMA 7 0.14%
Personal Choice 1 0.02%
Total 5,096 100.00%


House Of Rep. 13th unxp. Term
31/31 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
ALBIO SIRES 3,967 94.75%
DICK HESTER 214 5.11%
Personal Choice 6 0.14%
Total 4,187 100.00%


Freeholders
443/443 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
PATRICIA QUATTROCCHI 46,029 13.03%
GLENN W. MORTIMER 44,828 12.69%
DIANE BARABAS 46,114 13.05%
DEBORAH P. SCANLON 71,549 20.25%
ALEXANDER MIRABELLA 72,187 20.43%
CHESTER HOLMES 70,000 19.81%
MELVIN CODY 2,532 0.72%
Personal Choice 82 0.02%
Total 353,321 100.00%


Berkeley Heights Mayor
11/11 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
DAVID A. COHEN 2,282 52.79%
Personal Choice 2,041 47.21%
Total 4,323 100.00%


Berkeley Heights Town Council 3 yr term
11/11 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
LOUIS DiPASQUALE 2,703 29.01%
JOHN HADDAD 2,270 24.37%
CHARLES HASZ 2,008 21.55%
THOMAS A. BATTAGLIA 2,324 24.95%
Personal Choice 11 0.12%
Total 9,316 100.00%


B.H. Town Coun. 2 Yr. Term
11/11 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
ELAINE K. PERNA 2,564 32.96%
JOSEPH G. BRUNO 2,849 36.62%
ALEXANDRA D. CHIRINOS 2,334 30.00%
Personal Choice 33 0.42%
Total 7,780 100.00%


B.H. Town Coun. 1 Yr. Term
11/11 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
DAVID E. RONNER 2,292 30.04%
THOMAS PIRONE 2,679 35.12%
JOHN C. BONACCI 2,633 34.51%
Personal Choice 25 0.33%
Total 7,629 100.00%


Clark Councilman, 1st Ward
4/4 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
FRANK G. MAZZARELLA 766 55.27%
JOSEPH J. PUBCHARA 620 44.73%
Personal Choice 0 0.00%
Total 1,386 100.00%


Clark Councilman, 2nd Ward
4/4 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
PATRICK O'CONNOR 688 99.42%
Personal Choice 4 0.58%
Total 692 100.00%


Clark Councilman, 3rd Ward
4/4 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
ROBERT BOTHE 609 48.76%
RICHARD KAZANOWSKI 640 51.24%
Personal Choice 0 0.00%
Total 1,249 100.00%


Clark Councilman, 4th Ward
4/4 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
BRIAN P. TOAL 914 99.67%
Personal Choice 3 0.33%
Total 917 100.00%


Cranford Township Committee (1)
30/30 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
DAVID W. ROBINSON 4,480 51.87%
JONATHAN JAFFE 4,149 48.04%
Personal Choice 8 0.09%
Total 8,637 100.00%


Elizabeth Councilman, 1st Ward
11/11 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
JUAN A. GARCIA 218 13.03%
MANNY GROVA JR. 1,455 86.97%
Personal Choice 0 0.00%
Total 1,673 100.00%


Elizabeth Councilman, 2nd Ward
12/12 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
GLORIA RODRIGUEZ 548 24.57%
NELSON GONZALEZ 1,679 75.29%
Personal Choice 3 0.13%
Total 2,230 100.00%


Elizabeth Councilman, 3rd Ward
14/14 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
RICHARD G. TEMPLETON III 1,016 29.00%
JOE KEENAN 2,477 70.71%
Personal Choice 10 0.29%
Total 3,503 100.00%


Elizabeth Councilman, 4th Ward
13/13 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
WILLIAM GALVEZ 335 15.15%
CARLOS CEDENO 1,868 84.49%
Personal Choice 8 0.36%
Total 2,211 100.00%


Elizabeth Councilman, 5th Ward
12/12 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
JOE PEREZ 346 16.56%
WILLIAM GALLMAN JR. 1,744 83.44%
Personal Choice 0 0.00%
Total 2,090 100.00%


Elizabeth Councilman, 6th Ward
13/13 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
JULIANNE M. NOZZA 499 21.33%
FRANK O. MAZZA 1,839 78.62%
Personal Choice 1 0.04%
Total 2,339 100.00%


Fanwood Councilmen
7/7 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
RICHARD D. ALBER 1,285 22.83%
ANDREW J. MacDONALD 1,362 24.20%
DONNA DOLCE 1,567 27.84%
DAVID VALIAN 1,412 25.09%
Personal Choice 2 0.04%
Total 5,628 100.00%


Garwood Mayor
4/4 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
DENNIS J. McCARTHY 878 69.52%
BRUCE PATERSON 374 29.61%
Personal Choice 11 0.87%
Total 1,263 100.00%


Garwood Councilmen
4/4 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
JAMES MATHESON 514 19.84%
DENNIS E. CLARK 511 19.72%
KEITH SLUKA 765 29.53%
KATHLEEN M. VILLAGGIO 798 30.80%
Personal Choice 3 0.12%
Total 2,591 100.00%


Kenilworth Councilmen
6/6 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
KATHI FIAMINGO 1,432 29.09%
FRED PUGLIESE 1,326 26.94%
CARMELA COLOSIMO 1,126 22.88%
FREDERICK SOOS 1,037 21.07%
Personal Choice 0 0.00%
Total 4,921 99.98%


Linden Mayor
36/36 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
JOHN T. GREGORIO 4,905 49.41%
RICHARD J. GERBOUNKA 5,018 50.55%
Personal Choice 4 0.04%
Total 9,927 100.00%


Linden President of Council
36/36 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
ROBERT F. BUNK 5,756 99.07%
Personal Choice 54 0.93%
Total 5,810 100.00%


Linden Councilman, 1st Ward
4/4 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
CHRISTOPHER J. KOLIBAS 595 62.04%
PAT L. HERO 364 37.96%
Personal Choice 0 0.00%
Total 959 100.00%


Linden Councilman, 9th Ward
5/5 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
BRYAN T. TOMKO 515 33.42%
ROBERT L. FRAZIER 1,026 66.58%
Personal Choice 0 0.00%
Total 1,541 100.00%


Mountainside Councilmen
9/9 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
WILLIAM R. LANE 1,688 50.04%
ROBERT W. MESSLER 1,666 49.39%
Personal Choice 19 0.56%
Total 3,373 100.00%


New Providence Mayor
11/11 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
JOHN A. THOMS 2,678 61.27%
NORMAN SAMODOVITZ 1,681 38.46%
Personal Choice 12 0.27%
Total 4,371 100.00%


New Providence Councilmen
11/11 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
STEPHEN H. VENGROW 2,339 27.27%
J. BROOKE HERN 2,493 29.07%
ROSANNE McGRAW 1,978 23.06%
DOUGLAS ASHINSKY 1,766 20.59%
Personal Choice 1 0.01%
Total 8,577 100.00%


NEW PROVIDENCE PUBLIC QUESTION
11/11 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
Yes 1,613 47.26%
No 1,800 52.74%
Total 3,413 100.00%


PLAINFIELD COUNCILMAN-AT-LARGE UNEXPIRED TERM
34/34 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
DEBORAH J. DOWE 1,180 16.90%
HAROLD GIBSON 5,516 79.00%
ROBERT F. EDWARDS 283 4.05%
Personal Choice 3 0.04%
Total 6,982 100.00%


Plainfield Councilman, 1st Ward
8/8 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
ARLINGTON JOHNSON 185 13.58%
RAYLAND VAN BLAKE 1,176 86.34%
Personal Choice 1 0.07%
Total 1,362 100.00%


Plainfield Councilman-At-Large 2nd and 3rd
21/21 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
ANGELA L. PERUN 894 19.38%
RASHID BURNEY 3,719 80.60%
Personal Choice 1 0.02%
Total 4,614 100.00%


Rahway Mayor
24/24 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
LAWRENCE C. BODINE 2,191 33.64%
JAMES J. KENNEDY 4,313 66.22%
Personal Choice 9 0.14%
Total 6,513 100.00%


Rahway Councilmen-At-Large
24/24 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
LINDA CHANDLER 2,248 12.18%
BRYAN DesROCHERS 1,929 10.45%
KENNETH LUND 1,987 10.77%
NANCY C. SALIGA 4,060 22.00%
SALVATORE MIONE 4,152 22.50%
JAMES E. BAKER 4,067 22.04%
Personal Choice 10 0.05%
Total 18,453 100.00%


Roselle Councilman, 2nd Ward
4/4 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
SYLVIA TURNAGE 663 74.75%
ANTHONY ESPOSITO 224 25.25%
Personal Choice 0 0.00%
Total 887 100.00%


Roselle Councilman, 5th Ward
4/4 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
CHRISTINE DANSEREAU 855 99.65%
Personal Choice 3 0.35%
Total 858 100.00%


Roselle Park Mayor
10/10 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
JOSEPH DeIORIO 1,991 50.66%
CARL HOKANSON 1,935 49.24%
Personal Choice 4 0.10%
Total 3,930 100.00%


Roselle Park Councilman, 2nd Ward
2/2 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
RICHARD MATARANTE 536 55.31%
MICHAEL PETERSON 433 44.69%
Personal Choice 0 0.00%
Total 969 100.00%


Roselle Park Councilman, 5th Ward
2/2 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
MICHAEL YAKUBOV 427 53.71%
ROBERT ZEGLARSKI 368 46.29%
Personal Choice 0 0.00%
Total 795 100.00%


Scotch Plains Township Council (3)
21/21 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
NANCY MALOOL 3,991 17.01%
CAROLYN SORGE 3,873 16.51%
RICHARD DUTHIE 3,803 16.21%
NEAL LeSTRANGE 3,776 16.10%
KEVIN GLOVER 4,004 17.07%
JEFFREY STRAUSS 3,998 17.04%
Personal Choice 13 0.06%
Total 23,458 100.00%


Springfield Township Committee (2)
14/14 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
HAROLD J. POLTROCK 2,144 22.06%
JOSEPH T. CAPPA 2,097 21.58%
KEN FAIGENBAUM 2,698 27.77%
BETH MANES 2,775 28.56%
Personal Choice 3 0.03%
Total 9,717 100.00%


Spring. Town. Comm. Unxp. Term
14/14 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
JOAN E. MARRIN 2,036 42.14%
BART FRAENKEL 2,792 57.79%
Personal Choice 3 0.06%
Total 4,831 100.00%


Summit Councilman, 1st Ward
13/13 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
DIANE S. KLAIF 1,754 53.25%
MELODY IRVIN 1,540 46.75%
Personal Choice 0 0.00%
Total 3,294 100.00%


Summit Councilman, 2nd Ward
13/13 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
J. ANDREW LARK 1,928 51.84%
TERESA TAUBER 1,790 48.13%
Personal Choice 1 0.03%
Total 3,719 100.00%


Summit 2nd Wd . coun. unexp. term
13/13 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
DAVE BOMGAARS 1,966 52.62%
JILL ANNE LaZARE 1,769 47.35%
Personal Choice 1 0.03%
Total 3,736 100.00%


Union Township Committee (2)
50/50 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
CAROL SEGAL 4,308 17.77%
SHAWN GIANELLA 4,457 18.38%
ANTHONY TERREZZA 7,776 32.07%
PETER CAPODICE 7,694 31.73%
Personal Choice 10 0.04%
Total 24,245 100.00%


Winfield Township Committee
2/2 100.00%
  Vote Count Percent
BOB REILLY 209 39.58%
DAVID P. WRIGHT SR. 316 59.85%
Personal Choice 3 0.57%
Total 528 100.00%