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2020 Primary Election

2020 Primary Election Frequently Asked Questions

As per Executive Order No. 120, signed by Governor Philip Murphy on April 8, 2020, the 2020 Primary Election has been moved from June 2, 2020 to July 7, 2020. This decision was made out of an abundance of caution to preserve your constitutional right to vote while upholding the priority of public health during the COVID-19 public health crisis. Information regarding the 2020 Primary Election can be found here.

Clerk Danielle Ireland-Imhof discusses the upcoming July 7, 2020 Primary Election with Winn Khuong of Action Together New Jersey Education Fund

Passaic County Clerk Danielle Ireland-Imhof recently sat down for an “Ask A Clerk” webinar hosted by the non-partisan voter engagement group Action Together New Jersey Education Fund.  ATNJEF Executive Director Winn Khuong and Clerk Ireland-Imhof discussed the changes around the upcoming July 7, 2020 Primary Election being a primarily Vote-By-Mail election and took questions from the public.

2020 Presidential Primary Election Ballot Position
2020 Primary County and Local Candidates 


Democrat Sample Ballots      
Bloomingdale       Clifton  Haledon  Hawthorne 
Little Falls  North Haledon      Passaic Paterson
Pompton Lakes     Prospect Park  Ringwood Totowa
Wanaque Wayne West Milford      Woodland Park
Republican Sample Ballots      
Bloomingdale  Clifton Haledon Hawthorne 
Little Falls North Haledon  Passaic  Paterson 
Pompton Lakes  Prospect Park  Ringwood  Totowa 
Wanaque Wayne  West Milford  Woodland Park 



Per Governor Murphy’s Executive Order #144, New Jersey’s July 7, 2020 Primary Election will be conducted primarily through Vote-By-Mail ballots.  

Our office has begun mailing the ballots for this election.  Voters should expect to receive their ballot in the mail by mid-June.
What you need to know about Vote-By-Mail
Options to return your Vote-By-Mail ballot
Can I vote on machine?
2020 Primary Election Timeline

2020 Primary Election Extended Outreach Services
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