The 1st legislative district is going to be represented by a Republican. Cumberland County Freeholder Sam Fiocchi was able to win an Assembly seat for the GOP. Fiocchi took the assembly seat of Nelson Albano. Albano won Cumberland County but needed a bigger margin to overcome the victories for Fiocchi in Cape May and Atlantic counties. Democrats State Senator Jeff Van Drew and Assemblyman Robert Andrzejzak also won as well.