Difference between revisions of "Craig Coughlin"

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
m (Text replace - 'http://www.state.nj.us/state/elections/election-results/2011-primary-candidates-gen-assembly-041411-rev.pdf' to 'http://www.state.nj.us/state/elections/election-results/2011-primary-candidates-gen-assembly-041811.pdf')
m (Text replace - 'http://www.state.nj.us/state/elections/election-results/2011-primary-candidates-gen-assembly-041811.pdf' to 'http://www.state.nj.us/state/elections/election-results/2011-primary-candidates-gen-assembly-041911.pdf')
Line 18: Line 18:
 
===2011===
 
===2011===
 
:: ''See also: [[New Jersey General Assembly elections, 2011]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[New Jersey General Assembly elections, 2011]]''
Coughlin is running for re-election in 2011. Coughlin is bracketed with incumbent [[John Wisniewski]] in the Democratic Primary on June 7. The top-two vote getters will advance to the general election on November 8, 2011.<ref>[http://www.state.nj.us/state/elections/election-results/2011-primary-candidates-gen-assembly-041811.pdf ''New Jersey Department of State,'' 2011 Unofficial General Assembly Primary Candidate List]</ref>
+
Coughlin is running for re-election in 2011. Coughlin is bracketed with incumbent [[John Wisniewski]] in the Democratic Primary on June 7. The top-two vote getters will advance to the general election on November 8, 2011.<ref>[http://www.state.nj.us/state/elections/election-results/2011-primary-candidates-gen-assembly-041911.pdf ''New Jersey Department of State,'' 2011 Unofficial General Assembly Primary Candidate List]</ref>
 
===2009===
 
===2009===
 
Bracketed with incumbent [[John Wisniewski]] in the November 3, 2009 general election, he received 22,142 votes (26%), defeating [[Republican]] challengers [[Peter Kothari]] and [[Richard Piatkowski]], as well as Change and Commitment candidate [[Barry Adler]] and Independent Conservative candidate [[James Poesl]].<ref>[http://elections.nj.com/dynamic/files/elections/2009/by_state/NJ_State_Assembly_1103.html?SITE=NJNEWELN&SECTION=POLITICS ''Star Ledger'' 2009 Election Results, November 4, 2009]</ref><ref>[http://www.state.nj.us/state/elections/2009results/09general/official-gen-elect-gen-assembly-tallies-120109.pdf Official New Jersey Assembly General Election Results]</ref>
 
Bracketed with incumbent [[John Wisniewski]] in the November 3, 2009 general election, he received 22,142 votes (26%), defeating [[Republican]] challengers [[Peter Kothari]] and [[Richard Piatkowski]], as well as Change and Commitment candidate [[Barry Adler]] and Independent Conservative candidate [[James Poesl]].<ref>[http://elections.nj.com/dynamic/files/elections/2009/by_state/NJ_State_Assembly_1103.html?SITE=NJNEWELN&SECTION=POLITICS ''Star Ledger'' 2009 Election Results, November 4, 2009]</ref><ref>[http://www.state.nj.us/state/elections/2009results/09general/official-gen-elect-gen-assembly-tallies-120109.pdf Official New Jersey Assembly General Election Results]</ref>

Revision as of 16:50, 19 April 2011

Craig Coughlin
CCoughlin.jpg
New Jersey General Assembly District 19
Incumbent
Assumed office
January 12, 2010
Current term ends
January 2012
Political party Democratic
Profession Attorney
Website House site
Craig Coughlin is a Democratic member of the New Jersey General Assembly, representing District 19 since 2010.

Coughlin is an attorney. He received his JD from Saint John's Law School, and BS in Communications from Saint John's University.

He is President of Fords Clara Barton Little League, and previous Chairman of the Woodbridge Democratic Organization, member of the South Amboy City Council, and South Amboy Board of Education.[1]

Elections

2011

See also: New Jersey General Assembly elections, 2011

Coughlin is running for re-election in 2011. Coughlin is bracketed with incumbent John Wisniewski in the Democratic Primary on June 7. The top-two vote getters will advance to the general election on November 8, 2011.[2]

2009

Bracketed with incumbent John Wisniewski in the November 3, 2009 general election, he received 22,142 votes (26%), defeating Republican challengers Peter Kothari and Richard Piatkowski, as well as Change and Commitment candidate Barry Adler and Independent Conservative candidate James Poesl.[3][4]

New Jersey Assembly General Election, Nineteenth Legislative District (2009)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png John S. Wisniewski (D) 24,329
Green check mark transparent.png Craig J. Coughlin (D) 22,226
Richard W. Piatkowski (R) 17,555
Peter Kothari (R) 16,846

Committee assignments

Campaign donors

2009

Below are Coughlin's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2009 election:[5]

Contributor 2009 total
Senator Joe Vitale EFO $2,600
James Nolan $2,600
John Stefani $2,500
Jay Cornell $2,500
Frank Montecalvo $1,500

External links

Light Bulb Icon.svg.png
Suggest a link

References

Political offices
Preceded by
Joseph Vas
New Jersey Assembly District 19
2010-present
Succeeded by
NA