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East Windsor, Cranbury and Hightstown Election Guide

The candidates, incumbents and issues that will be affecting the local area.

As we look ahead to November’s elections, East Windsor Patch is devoted to bring you the information you need about every race in town. Here's our start on the candidates and issues we'll be covering as November draws near. Bookmark this page for updates.

  • Cranbury Township Committee: Incumbents Jay Taylor and Mayor David Cook will face Republicans Thomas Connolly and Cynthia Hughes Smithers. Taylor .
  • Hightstown Council: Incumbents Lawrence Quattrone and Gail Doran had, both Democrats, will run against republicans Denise Hansen and George Serrano on the November ticket. 
  • Middlesex County FreeholdersVoters will fill two three-year terms, with incumbent Democratic Freeholders H. James Polos and Ronald Rios facing Republican challengers Abrar "Sam" Khan and Roger W. Daley.
  • 12th Congressional District: Incumbent Rush Holt (D), who has been in office since 1998, will take on Republican challenger Eric Beck.
  • U.S. Senate: U.S. Senator Bob Menendez (D), the junior United States Senator from New Jersey who was first appointed in 2006 to fill Jon Corzine's seat, takes on Republican challenger Joe Kyrillos, who easily defeated three opponents in the primary.
  • U.S. President: President Barack Obama will presumptively face former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney in a campaign that has already focused heavily on the economy and job growth.
Bettie Witherspoon October 02, 2012 at 03:13 PM
What about Roosevelt?
Bonnie Fayer October 03, 2012 at 01:39 AM
Voters will also be electing four East Windsor Regional School Board members (three East Windsor representatives and one Hightstown representative).
Rachel Gillett October 04, 2012 at 02:31 AM
Hi Bonnie, You are correct. You can look forward to updates with more information on these candidates in the near future.
JP Gibbons November 06, 2012 at 03:10 AM
What happened to the info on Gail Doran in this article?
Will November 06, 2012 at 03:23 AM
What time do the polls open in EW tomorrow? Specifically, the PAL building on Airport Rd?
JMB November 06, 2012 at 05:49 PM
Is there no information on Paul Connolly for EWRSD?
Rachel Gillett November 06, 2012 at 05:52 PM
The specific candidate information we have listed was provided to Patch by the candidates themselves after they filled out a survey. Unfortunately, not all candidates returned their completed surveys to us.

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