2016 Local Election Results: Mayor Venezia Wins Again in Bloomfield, 11th District Goes Dem, and More

Michael Venezia election 2016

The incumbent Mayor of Bloomfield, Michael Venezia has won against Republican candidate David Tucker.

Dem – Michael VENEZIA 12,680 / 72.46%
Rep – David G. TUCKER 4,222 / 24.13%
NBP – Richard J. GALIOTO, Sr. 578 / 3.30%
Write-In 20 / 0.11%
Total 17,500 / 100.00%

Township Council At Large-Bloomfield
35/35 100.00%
Under Votes 15936
Over Votes 0

Dem – Wartyna Nina DAVIS 11,277 / 23.75%
Dem – Ted GAMBLE 11,087 / 23.35%
Dem – Carlos POMARES 11,100 / 23.38%
Rep – Ciro A. SPINA, III 4,737 / 9.98%
Rep – Caesar MAZZEO, Sr. 4,635 / 9.76%
Rep – Hector A. CORREA 4,629 / 9.75%
Write-In 19 / 0.04%
Total 47,484 / 100.00%

Last night as the result came in, Mayor Venezia posted the following on his campaign’s Facebook page:

Ten months ago we started a campaign for the future of Bloomfield that has continued right through to tonight, and I am so proud and humbled to have now been re-elected to a second term as Mayor of this community. I would like to thank my family, friends, neighbors and supporters from all over Bloomfield who have made their voices heard and shown confidence in not just me, but our entire team of Councilwoman Dr.Wartyna Davis, Councilman Carlos Pomares and Councilman-elect Ted Gambe. We are all looking forward to continuing to deliver for the residents of Bloomfield and working hard to honor the trust that has been placed in us by the residents. Once again, thank you to everyone who came out and voted today to keep our community moving forward.


Here are more results from Essex County, as reported by the County Clerk:

Registration & Turnout: 534,447 voters
Election Day Turnout 288,579 / 54%
Mail-In Ballot Turnout 16,016 / 3%
Provisional Turnout 0/ 0.00%
Emergency Turnout 0 / 0.00%
Overseas Turnout 0 / 0.00%
Total: 304,595 / 56.99%
 
 

For Electors of President and Vice President
537/550 97.64%
Under Votes 2736
Over Votes 124

Dem – CLINTON – KAINE 231,031 / 76.57%
Rep – TRUMP – PENCE 62,059 / 20.57%
NBP – De La FUENTE – STEINBERG 295 / 0.10%
NBP – CASTLE – BRADLEY 277 / 0.09%
NBP – KENNEDY – HART 123 / 0.04%
NBP – La RIVA – PURYEAR 72 / 0.02%
NBP – STEIN – BARAKA 2,830 / 0.94%
NBP – MOOREHEAD – LILLY 93 / 0.03%
NBP – JOHNSON – WELD 3,028 / 1.00%
Write-In 1,908 / 0.63%
Total 301,716/ 100.00%
 
 

Member of the House of Rep 10th Cong District
289/295 97.97%
Under Votes 26483
Over Votes 75

Dem – Donald M. PAYNE, Jr. 113,665 / 90.62%
Rep – David H. PINCKNEY 9,151 / 7.30%
NBP – Aaron Walter FRASER 876 / 0.70%
NBP – Joanne MILLER 1,662 / 1.33%
Write-In 75 /0.06%
Total 125,429 / 100.00%
 
 

Member of the House of Rep 11th Cong District
146/149 97.99%
Under Votes 21228
Over Votes 33

Dem – Joseph M. WENZEL 38,389/ 48.99%
Rep – Rodney P. FRELINGHUYSEN 37,079 / 47.32%
NBP – Thomas DePASQUALE 2,254 / 2.88%
NBP – Jeff HETRICK 593 / 0.76%
Write-In 50 / 0.06%
Total 78,365 / 100.00%
 
 

State Public Question No. 1
537/550 97.64%
Under Votes 104530
Over Votes 17

Yes 55,302 / 27.81%
No 143,544 / 72.19%
Total 198,846 / 100.00%
 
 

State Public Question No. 2
537/550 97.64%
Under Votes 108849
Over Votes 21

Yes 122,348 / 62.88%
No 72,227 / 37.12%
Total 194,575 / 100.00%
 
 

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