Aug. 1, 2014

Rep. Bill Pascrell Jr. (D-N.J.)

  • District: 9th District, Northeast -- Paterson, Clifton, Passaic
  • Residence: Paterson
  • Born: January 25, 1937; Paterson, N.J.
  • Religion: Roman Catholic
  • Family: Wife, Elsie Marie Pascrell; three children
  • Education: Fordham U., B.A. 1959 (journalism); Fordham U., M.A. 1961 (philosophy)
  • Military Service: Army 1961; Army Reserve 1962-67
  • Political Highlights: Paterson Board of Education, 1977-81 (president, 1981); N.J. Assembly, 1988-97; mayor of Paterson, 1990-97; U.S. House, 1997-present
  • Elected: Elected: 1996 (9th term)
  • Committee Assignments: Budget; Ways & Means (Health)
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State Information: 9th District, Northeast -- Paterson, Clifton, Passaic

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2012 general Bill Pascrell (D) 162,822 74%
Shmuley Boteach (R) 55,091 25%
E. Smith (ABA) 1,138 0.5%
Jeanette Woolsey (CNSTP) 1,082 0.5%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2012 Barack Obama: 68% Mitt Romney: 31%
2008 Barack Obama: 64% John McCain: 35%