Election 2022

Republican Tom Kean Jr. leads Rep. Tom Malinowski in closely watched House race

BY: and - November 9, 2022

Former state Sen. Tom Kean Jr. enjoyed a lead over Rep. Tom Malinowski as of early Wednesday morning.

U.S. Senate control too close to call as multiple states grapple with tight vote counts

BY: , and - November 9, 2022

It might be days — or even weeks — before we know what party will control the Senate starting next year.

House incumbents prevail across New Jersey as Democrats show strength

BY: - November 9, 2022

Democrats held at least three of the state's four most competitive districts, and incumbents faced little difficulty elsewhere.

Midterm voting mostly problem-free in battleground states, voting advocates report

BY: - November 8, 2022

In counties that did experience problems, which were typical of any Election Day, the incidents were largely attributed to faulty technology and human error. 

More than 42 million Americans already have voted in the midterms

BY: - November 8, 2022

Since 2002, the number of people voting via mail ballots or early in person has steadily risen each midterm election year.

Polls open as Republicans seek return to power in D.C.

BY: - November 8, 2022

Polls opened Tuesday at 6 a.m. in New Jersey, where some Democrats are on the defense as the GOP fights to win back control of Congress.

Democrats’ crime focus in final hours of campaign frustrates progressives

BY: - November 8, 2022

As Republicans bash Democrats as soft on crime, Dems fearing a red wave have toughened their message as midterms loom, irking progressives.

More than 725,000 votes cast in New Jersey in advance of Election Day

BY: - November 7, 2022

For its second year in effect, early in-person voting remains not popular, but mail returns show an enthusiastic electorate.

2018 ‘blue wave’ Democrats face different challenges four years later

BY: - November 7, 2022

Three Democrats who won election to the House in the 2018 "blue wave" are facing varying obstacles as they seek third terms this year.

Clark mayor’s racist comments caused a furor. Can Dems use them to win in GOP stronghold?

BY: - November 7, 2022

Allies of Republican Clark Mayor Sal Bonaccorso — who used racist language in recordings leaked to the media in March — face voters on Tuesday.

Conspiracy theorists urge voting as late as possible on Election Day to ‘stop the steal’

BY: - November 4, 2022

People who believe unfounded conspiracy theories about the legitimacy of the 2020 election have been pushing voters not to vote early

Democrats denounce race-baiting campaign mailers as ‘hateful and divisive’

BY: - November 3, 2022

The campaign ad is a remnant of our country’s oppressive, segregated past, one lawmaker said.