Eligibility (68.3% eligible to vote)
New Jersey has 14 Electoral College votes to cast in Presidential elections.
State Capital: Trenton, NJ • 2020 Population: 8,936,574 • US Representatives: 12
Recent Election Results
2016 Presidential (26.3% voted Republican)
2012 Presidential (34.9% voted Democratic)
2016 US Senate
2016 US House
Current Elected Officials
This is the list of elected officials for New Jersey. This includes roles such as Governor and Lieutenant Governor, US and state senators and house representatives.
Cory A. Booker
717 Hart Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510 (202) 224-3224
528 Hart Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510 (202) 224-4744
|Governor of New Jersey||
Sheila Y. Oliver
|Lieutenant Governor of New Jersey||
While the President and Vice President are the only elected officials at the National level, there are hundreds of other positions appointed by the President himself.
New Jersey will cast 14 Electoral College votes in the upcoming 2020 Presidential elections.
Elected Role Descriptions
In most cases, the lieutenant governor is the highest officer of state after the governor, standing in for that officer when they are absent from the state or temporarily incapacitated. In the event a governor dies, resigns or is removed from office, the lieutenant governor typically becomes governor.