Ortiz will face Yudin in a runoff

Bergen County Republican Chairman Rob Ortiz will face Bob Yudion in a runoff election next Tuesday.

At the county convention tonight, Ortiz got 277 out of 654 votes cast. 328 were needed to get the 50% plus one one to win without a runoff.

Yudin trailed Ortiz by just a few votes, earning 262 votes.

Ben Focarino was knocked out of contention, with 115 votes. Ortiz will face Yudin in a runoff