Republican Primary

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Two Republican candidates for Saratoga County District Attorney are squaring off in the September 13th primary election. With a week left in the campaign, the challenger is painting the sitting DA as neglectful.

  The Republican presidential primary has broken the mold.

In today’s Congressional Corner, New York Congressman Chris Gibson tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that he doesn’t have a favorite candidate yet.

Congressman Joe Courtney


  Don’t look now, but the Iowa caucus is less than two months away.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Connecticut representative Joe Courtney tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that he keeps waiting for the bottom to fall out from Donald Trump’s campaign.

  This Republican presidential primary has been unlike any before it.

In today’s Congressional Corner, New York Republican Elise Stefanik tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that the large GOP field is a benefit for the party.

As always, much of the presidential campaign is show biz.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Union College political science professor Brad Hays tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock about one recent Saturday Night Live host’s performance.

  Congressman Chris Gibson of New York’s 19th District is exploring the possibility of running for Governor of New York in 2018. 

In today’s Congressional Corner he speaks with Alan Chartock about some important things to be considered before he makes a decision. 

A Republican businessman seeking his party's nomination to challenge Vermont's incumbent Democratic governor says he was arrested twice when he was in college for driving under the influence of alcohol and once for drug possession.

New York Primary Election Results

Jun 25, 2014

New York Primary Election Results:

U.S. House District 13:

  • Charlie Rangel*         22,674   47.4%
  • Adriano Espaillat      20,846   43.6%
  • Michael Walrond       3,768     07.9%
  • Yolanda Garcia              505      01.1%

Preliminary results in the Republican Assembly primary in the new 115th district in northern New York was won by the incumbent.  But one of the challengers will remain on the November ballot.

Three-term Assemblyperson Janet Duprey was challenged by David Kimmel and Karen Bisso in the northern New York primary. The unofficial tally shows Duprey winning.  Clinton County Republican Commissioner of Elections Greg Campbell says turn-out in the rural district was slight.