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List of famous New Jersey politicians, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This list of politicians born in New Jersey includes members of all political parties, with New Jersey-born politicians of both national and local prominence. This popular New Jersey politicians list contains information about each politician, such as when and where they were born. If you want to find out even more about these politicians you can click their names to discover even more details about them. Congressmen and women from New Jersey may either be in the Senate or House of Representatives. Politicians on this poll include Barney Frank and Antonin Scalia

If you want to answer the questions, "Which politicians are from New Jersey?" and "Who are the most famous New Jersey congressmen?" than this list will help you out.
A. Harry Moore is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous New Jersey Politicians
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Arthur Harry Moore was a Democrat who was the 39th Governor of New Jersey, serving three terms between 1926 and 1941. He was the longest-serving New Jersey Governor in the 20th century and the only New Jersey Governor elected to serve three separate non-consecutive terms. Moore represented New ...more

Birthplace: Jersey City, New Jersey, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Title: Governor of New Jersey

Party: Democratic Party

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Aaron Burr is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous New Jersey Politicians
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Aaron Burr, Jr. was the third Vice President of the United States; he served during President Thomas Jefferson's first term. After serving as a Continental Army officer in the Revolutionary War, Burr became a successful lawyer and politician. He was elected twice to the New York State Assembly, was ...more

Birthplace: Newark, New Jersey, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Title: Vice President of the United States, United States Senator

District: New York

Party: Federalist Party, Democratic-Republican Party

Governmental Body: United States Senate

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Aaron Kitchell was a blacksmith and politician from Hanover Township, New Jersey. He represented New Jersey in both the United States House of Representatives and the Senate. Born in Hanover, he attended the common schools and became a blacksmith. He was a member of the New Jersey General Assembly ...more

Birthplace: Hanover, New Jersey, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Title: United States Senator, United States Representative

District: New Jersey's at-large congressional district, New Jersey's 2nd congressional district, New Jersey

Party: Democratic-Republican Party

Governmental Body: United States House of Representatives, United States Senate

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Aaron Ogden was a United States Senator and the fifth Governor of New Jersey. ...more

Birthplace: Elizabeth, New Jersey, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Title: United States Senator, Governor of New Jersey

District: New Jersey

Party: Federalist Party

Governmental Body: United States Senate

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