Primary elections took place on June 6, 2017. Kim Guadagno, Lieutenant Governor of New Jersey, won the Republican primary.Who won the governorship in New Jersey?
Republican Chris Christie has won reelection for governor of New Jersey. Christie was declared the winner by NBC and CNN. He defeated Democrat Barbara Buono in the race.Who are the governors of New Jersey?
The first Governor of New Jersey was William Livingston, who served from August 31, 1776, to July 25, 1790. The current governor is Democrat Phil Murphy, who assumed office on January 16, 2018. His term ends in January 2022.