New Jersey's 14th congressional district
New Jersey's 14th congressional district in the House of Representatives was eliminated after the 1990 Census. As a result of the congressional apportionment performed after this Census, New Jersey lost one seat and was reduced to thirteen seats in the House of Representatives.
New Jersey had gained a fourteenth seat following the 1930 Census, and had as many as fifteen seats following the 1960 and 1970 Censuses. After 1980, New Jersey was back down to fourteen seats.
In the 1980s, the district covered an area surrounding Jersey City, and was represented for seven terms by Frank Guarini. With the new lines drawn after the 1990 Census, this seat was effectively renumbered as the 13th district.
History and representation
List of members representing the district
|District created||March 4, 1933|
Oscar L. Auf der Heide
|Democratic||March 4, 1933 –
January 3, 1935
|73rd||Redistricted from the 11th district.|
Edward J. Hart
|Democratic||January 3, 1935 –
January 3, 1955
T. James Tumulty
|Democratic||January 3, 1955 –
January 3, 1957
Vincent J. Dellay
|Republican||January 3, 1957 –
January 3, 1959
Dominick V. Daniels
|Democratic||January 3, 1959 –
January 3, 1977
Joseph A. LeFante
|Democratic||January 3, 1977 –
December 14, 1978
|Vacant||December 14, 1978 –|
January 3, 1979
Frank J. Guarini Jr.
|Democratic||January 3, 1979 –
January 3, 1993
|[data unknown/missing] |
Redistricted to the 13th district and Retired.
|District eliminated||January 3, 1993|
- Martis, Kenneth C. (1989). The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress. New York: Macmillan Publishing Company.
- Martis, Kenneth C. (1982). The Historical Atlas of United States Congressional Districts. New York: Macmillan Publishing Company.
- Congressional Biographical Directory of the United States 1774–present
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