County and U.S. candidates

In addition to local races in 2018 for the Middletown Township Committee (3 of 5 seats) and Middletown Board of Education (3 of 9 seats, non-partisan), there are races this year for Monmouth County Freeholder (2 of 5 seats), U.S. Senate (1 of 2 seats) and U.S. House of Representatives (all seats are up this year). There is no N.J. State Legislature race this year for LD13, the legislative district that includes Middletown.

Democratic candidates for the county and federal races are listed below.  For more information about a candidate, click on candidate name to be directed to the website.


Monmouth County Board of Chosen Freeholders
Amber Gesslein and Larry Luttrell

U.S. Senate
Robert Menendez

Middletown is split between two Congressional Districts as shown on the map here.

U.S. House of Representatives – Congressional District No. 4
Josh Welle

U.S. House of Representatives – Congressional District No. 6
Frank Pallone