New Jersey Department of Law and Public Safety - Division of Elections
|2009 New Jersey Gubernatorial Results
Primary Filing Deadline: 4/6/09, Primary: 6/2/09, Independent Filing Deadline: 6/2/09, Withdrawal Deadline: 9/4/09, General Election: 11/3/09,
Last Updated: December 16, 2009
|Predictions, Notes, List of State Parties, |
|Governor, 52.65% in '05, Polls|
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Republican, Congressional Quarterly's Scorecard: Leans Republican, Cook Political Report: Toss Up, Hotline's Competitive Governor Race, Rothenberg Political Report: Leans-Takeover,
|Jon S. Corzine (D) 44.6%,
||ex-U.S. Att. Christopher J. "Chris" Christie (R) 48.8%,
||ex-EPA administrator Christopher J. Daggett (I) 5.7%, |
|'93 nominee / attorney Kenneth R. Kaplan (L) 0.2%,|
|attorney Gary T. Steele (I) 0.1%,|
|Jason Cullen (I) 0.1%,|
|David R. Meiswinkle (I) 0.1%,|
|Kosta Petris (I) 0.1%, |
|'94 & '04 Congressional nominee/ '00, '02 & '06 Senate nominee / Gregory "Greg" Pason (S) 0.1%,|
|businessman '08 congressional candidate Gary Stein (I) 0.1%,|
|Joshua Leinsdorf (I) 0.0%,|
|'08 congressional candidate Alvin Lindsay Jr. (I) 0.0%,|
|Lieutenant Governor, New Office tied to Governor, Polls|
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Democratic, Cook Political Report: Lean Democratic,
|St. Sen. Loretta Weinberg (D) 44.6%,
||Sheriff Kimberly M. "Kim" Guadagno (R) 48.8%,
||interim dean Frank J. Esposito (I) 5.7%,|
|John Paff (L) 0.2%,|
|Nancy A. Pennella (I) 0.1%,|
|Gloria Leustek (I) 0.1%,|
|Noelani Musicaro (I) 0.1%, |
|August Petris (I) 0.1%,|
|'01 Governor nominee / '00 & '02, '04 & '08 congressional nominee / painter Costantino "Tino" Rozzo (S) 0.1%,|
|Cynthia Stein (I) 0.1%,|
|Joanne Miller (I) 0.0%,|
|Eugene Harley (I) 0.0%,|
1. Link to Predictions:
2. D.C.'s Political Report's stars indicate the rating of the race from 1 star to 5 stars depending on its entertainment value.
The color indicates D.C.'s Political Report's prediction of the winning party.
| = Democrat retain control,
|| = Democrats take over control,
| = Republican retain control,
|| = Republicans take over control,
| = Independent / 3rd Party retains control,
|| = Independent / 3rd Party take over control
|Bold indicates incumbent.
||Yellow district indicates open races.
|Light Blue boxes indicates Democrats maintained control.
||Light Red boxes indicates Republicans maintained control.
|Blue boxes indicates Democrats took control.
||Red boxes indicates Republicans took control.
3. Key to New Jersey Political Parties: