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::''See also: [[Redistricting in New Jersey]]''
 
::''See also: [[Redistricting in New Jersey]]''
In 2011, the [[New Jersey State Legislature]] re-drew the Congressional districts based on updated population information from the 2010 census.
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In 2011, the [[New Jersey State Legislature]] re-drew the congressional districts based on updated population information from the 2010 census.
  
 
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The 4th Congressional District of New Jersey is a congressional district in New Jersey.

New Jersey's 4th Congressional District is located in the central portion of the state and includes most of Monmouth County and parts of Mercer and Ocean counties.[1]

The district previously contained all or portions of three counties, Burlington, Camden, and Ocean counties, and 52 municipalities.

The current representative of the 4th congressional district is Chris Smith (R).

Elections

2012

See also: New Jersey's 4th congressional district elections, 2012

The 4th congressional district of New Jersey held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. Incumbent Chris Smith won re-election in the district.[2]

U.S. House, New Jersey District 4 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Brian Froelich 35.3% 107,991
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngChris Smith Incumbent 63.7% 195,145
     Independent Leonard Marshall 1% 3,111
Total Votes 306,247
Source: New Jersey Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

2010
On November 2, 2010, Chris Smith won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Howard Kleinhendler (D), Joe Siano (Libertarian), Steven Welzer (Green) and David R. Meiswinkle (American Renaissance Movement) in the general election.[3]

U.S. House, New Jersey District 4 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngChris Smith incumbent 69.4% 129,752
     Democratic Howard Kleinhendler 27.9% 52,118
     Libertarian Joe Siano 1.6% 2,912
     Green Steven Welzer 0.8% 1,574
     American Renaissance Movement David R. Meiswinkle 0.3% 582
Total Votes 186,938

2008
On November 4, 2008, Chris Smith won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Joshua M. Zeitz (D) and Steven Welzer (G) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, New Jersey District 4 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngChris Smith incumbent 66.2% 202,972
     Democratic Joshua M. Zeitz 32.6% 100,036
     Green Steven Welzer 1.2% 3,543
Total Votes 306,551

2006
On November 7, 2006, Chris Smith won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Carol E. Gay (D), Richard Edgar (L) and Louis B. Wary, Jr. (Remove Medical Negligence) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, New Jersey District 4 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngChris Smith incumbent 65.7% 124,482
     Democratic Carol E. Gay 33.2% 62,905
     Libertarian Richard Edgar 0.8% 1,539
     Remove Medical Negligence Louis B. Wary, Jr. 0.3% 614
Total Votes 189,540

2004
On November 2, 2004, Chris Smith won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Amy Vasquez (D) and Richard Edgar (Independent/Libertarian) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, New Jersey District 4 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngChris Smith incumbent 67% 192,671
     Democratic Amy Vasquez 32.3% 92,826
     Independent/Libertarian Richard Edgar 0.7% 2,056
Total Votes 287,553

2002
On November 5, 2002, Chris Smith won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Mary Brennan (D), Keith Quarles (Independent/Libertarian), Don Graham (Independent/NJ Conservative) and Hermann Winkelmann (Independent/Honesty, Humanity, Duty) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, New Jersey District 4 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngChris Smith incumbent 66% 114,293
     Democratic Mary Brennan 32.3% 55,967
     Independent/Libertarian Keith Quarles 0.7% 1,211
     Independent/NJ Conservative Don Graham 0.4% 767
Total Votes 173,301

2000
On November 7, 2000, Chris Smith won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Reed Gusiora (D), Stuart Chaifetz (I) and Paul D. Teel (I) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, New Jersey District 4 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngChris Smith incumbent 63.2% 158,515
     Democratic Reed Gusiora 35.1% 87,956
     Independent Stuart Chaifetz 1.4% 3,627
     Independent Paul D. Teel 0.3% 712
Total Votes 250,810

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 4th congressional district of New Jersey after the 2001 redistricting process.
See also: Redistricting in New Jersey

In 2011, the New Jersey State Legislature re-drew the congressional districts based on updated population information from the 2010 census.

External links

See also

References