Yvonne Lopez

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Yvonne Lopez
Member of the New Jersey Assembly
from the 19th District
Assumed office
January 9, 2018
Serving with Craig Coughlin
Preceded byJohn Wisniewski
Personal details
Born (1957-07-28) July 28, 1957 (age 62)
Political partyDemocratic
Spouse(s)Samuel Delgado (m. 2017)
ResidencePerth Amboy, New Jersey
OccupationAdministrator
WebsiteLegislative Website

Yvonne Lopez (born July 28, 1957) is an American Democratic Party politician. A resident of Perth Amboy, she has represented the 19th Legislative District in the New Jersey Assembly since 2018.

New Jersey Assembly[edit]

Lopez ran in the 2017 election for John Wisniewski's seat, who relinquished it to run for Governor of New Jersey in the 2017 election.[1]

Committees[edit]

  • Environment and Solid Waste
  • Financial Institutions and Insurance
  • Oversight, Reform and Federal Relations
  • Transportation and Independent Authorities

District 19[edit]

Each of the 40 districts in the New Jersey Legislature has one representative in the New Jersey Senate and two members in the New Jersey General Assembly. The other representatives from the 1st District for the 2018-2019 Legislative Session are:[2][3]

Electoral History[edit]

New Jersey Assembly[edit]

New Jersey general election, 2017[4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Democratic Craig Coughlin (Incumbent) 25,708 35.6 Steady 0.0
Democratic Yvonne Lopez 24,830 34.4 Decrease 1.9
Republican Deepak Malhotra 10,709 14.8 Steady 0.0
Republican Amarjit K. Riar 9,436 13.1 Decrease 0.2
Quality of Life William Cruz 1,488 2.1 N/A
Total votes 72,171 100.0

References[edit]

  1. ^ Legislative web page, New Jersey Legislature. Accessed January 11, 2018.
  2. ^ Legislative Roster 2018-2019 Session, New Jersey Legislature. Accessed January 10, 2018.
  3. ^ District 19 Legislators, New Jersey Legislature. Accessed January 10, 2018.
  4. ^ "2017-official-general-election-results-general-assembly.pdf" (PDF). New Jersey Secretary of State. Retrieved 21 April 2019.
New Jersey General Assembly
Preceded by
John Wisniewski
Member of the New Jersey General Assembly for the 19th District
January 9, 2018 – present
With: Craig Coughlin
Succeeded by
Incumbent