General Election Day is Nov. 2, 2004, for presidential and congressional elections and many state elections. Each state, however, has its own primary schedule:

NEW JERSEY

Electoral votes: 15
(270 electoral votes out of a total 538 needed to win general election)

Democratic delegates: 129

Republican delegates: 52

Important Dates:

Nov. 4, 2003: State offices elections

June 8, 2004: Presidential and state primary election

Past Results:

2000 PRIMARY WINNERS:
Democrats: Gore with 94.9%
Republicans: Bush with 83.6%
2000 GENERAL ELECTION:
Democrats: Gore with 56.1%
Republicans: Bush with 40.3%
1996 PRIMARY WINNERS:
Democrats: Clinton with 95.2%
Republicans: Dole with 82.5%
1996 GENERAL ELECTION:
Democrats: Clinton with 53.7%
Republicans: Dole with 35.9%

Polling Places:

To find your polling place, contact your county clerk. For a list of county clerks, go to the elections guide: click here. A directory appears on page 34.

Web site: http://www.state.nj.us/lps/elections/