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Ballot Drawing Scheduled for Special Primary Election in 10th Congressional District

Union County Clerk Joanne Rajoppi is pleased to announce that the ballot drawing for the Special Primary Election in the 10th Congressional District will take place on Monday, May 20th at 3:00pm in the Union County Courthouse. This special election is being held to fill the vacancy left by the late Congressman Donald Payne, who represented the towns of Cranford, Garwood, Hillside, Kenilworth, Roselle, Roselle Park, Union Township, and parts of Linden.

The Special Primary Election will be held on Tuesday, July 16, with the Special General Election scheduled for Wednesday, September 18.

“We encourage all eligible voters to participate in Special Primary Election,” said Union County Clerk Joanne Rajoppi. “Filling the seat of the late Congressman Payne is a significant moment for our community. Your vote is crucial in determining the future representation of the 10th Congressional District.”

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