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Gerald Cardinale

Republican — Senator — District 39
Available Terms:
  • 2008-2009
  • 2010-2011
  • 2012-2013
  • 2014-2015

Gerald Cardinale represents Senate District 39 in the New Jersey Senate, is a member of two committees, and is the primary sponsor of 427 bills.

1998 251962.0
2002 349540.0
2004 300849.18
2006 87085.0
2008 323725.0
2010 93260.0
2012 187200.0

For detailed campaign finance information visit Influence Explorer. Figures via the National Institute on Money in State Politics.

  • District Office:

    350 Madison Ave.
    Cresskill, NJ 07626
    Phone: 201-567-2324



News and Blog Coverage

The PolitickerNJ Interview: Senator Gerald Cardinale

FORT LEE – State Sen. Gerald Cardinale (R-39) remembers then-Bergen County Democratic Organization Chairman Joe Ferriero jabbing a finger at him and telling him, β€œThe reason network television costs so much, Gerry, is because it works!” Cardinale says Democrats threw $2 million into trying to defeat him in 2007 – ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • S 2336

    Transfers immunity from civil liability for certain healthcare providers to other healthcare providers in certain circumstances.

  • SCR 119

    Provides for electronic filing of legislative financial disclosure statements.

  • S 2042

    Eliminates restriction on placement of special education students in sectarian schools.

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  • S 2040

    Prohibits health insurance carriers from requiring optometrists to become providers with vision care plans as condition of becoming providers in carriers' panel of providers.

  • S 1997

    Increases threshold value of surplus State-owned real property and easements above which legislative review and approval is required before sale.

  • S 1900

    Requires notice and payment of amounts that may be due for New Jersey transfer inheritance and estate taxes from funds held in escrow arising from real estate transactions.

Recent Votes

S 2164


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3690.0
•••No: 12.0
•••Other: 37.0
S 162


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 2972.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 1127.0
S 2264


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3587.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 512.0
S 2264


Legislator Vote: Other

•••Yes: 3177.0
•••No: 12.0
•••Other: 820.0
S 1649


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3895.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 25.0
S 241


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3587.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 512.0
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