New Jersey Department of Law and Public Safety - Division of Elections
|2005 Governor Results
Primary Filing Deadline: April 11, 2005, Deadline to Fill Party Vacancy: April 20, 2005, Filing Deadline for Third Party / independent candidates: 6/7/05, Primary: 6/7/05, Deadline to File Party Vacancy: 9/15/05, General Election: 11/8/05,
Last Updated: June 8, 2005
|Notes, List of State Parties, |
|Governor, 56.2% in '01, James E. "Jim" McGreevey (D) resign 11/15/04, Acting Governor / St. Sen. Richard J. Codey (D) not seeking election, Polls|
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Democratic, Cook Political Report: Leans Democrat, Campaign & Elections' Political Oddsmaker: 9:8 Democrat, Larry Sabato's Crystal Ball: Leans Democratic,
|U.S. Senator Jon S. Corzine (D) 52.65%,
||businessman / ex-West Windsor Mayor / '02 Senate nominee Douglas R. "Doug" Forrester (R) 43.78%,
||physician Hector L. Castillo (I) 1.21%,|
|businessman Jeffrey Pawlowski (L) 0.69%,|
|Acting Governor Richard J. Codey (WI) 0.5%,|
|computer software analyst Matthew J. "Matt" Thieke (G) 0.49%,|
|'98, '00, '04 Congressional candidate Ed Forchion (M) 0.38%, |
|nurse Michael Latigona (I) 0.34%,|
|former mayor Wesley K. "Wes" Bell (I) 0.23%,|
|Angela L. Larscy (SW) 0.15%,|
|'01 nominee / '00 & '02 & '04 Congressional nominee painter Constantino "Tino" Rozzo (S) 0.09%,|
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.
|Blue boxes indicates Democratic retain office.
||Red boxes indicates Republican retain office.
|Dark Blue boxes indicates Democratic win control of office.
||Dark Red boxes indicates Republican win control of office.
3. Key to New Jersey Political Parties: