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New Jersey's 13th Congressional District

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The 13th Congressional District of New Jersey was a congressional district containing portions of four counties, Essex, Union, Hudson and Middlesex, and 17 municipalities.

Based on the 2010 Census, the 13th District was eliminated prior to the 2012 elections. Most of the territory in this district became part of a new 8th Congressional District.

The final representative of the 13th Congressional District was Albio Sires (D). Sires ran successfully for the 8th Congressional District seat in 2012.

Elections

2012

Based on the 2010 Census, the 13th District was eliminated prior to the 2012 elections. Most of the territory in this district became part of a new 8th Congressional District.

2010

On November 2, 2010, Rep. Albio Sires was re-elected to the United States House for a third term. He defeated Henrietta Dwyer (R), Anthony Zanowic (Independent American), and Maximo Gomez Nacer (Gravity Buoyancy Solution).[1]

United States House, New Jersey General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngAlbio Sires Incumbent 74.1% 62,840
     Republican Henrietta Dwyer 23% 19,538
     Independent American Anthony Zanowic 1.8% 1,508
     Gravity Buoyancy Solution Maximo Gomez Nacer 1.1% 910
Total Votes 84,796

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 13th Congressional District of New Jersey after the 2001 redistricting process.
See also: Redistricting in New Jersey

In 2011, the 13th Congressional District was eliminated based on updated population information from the 2010 census.

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