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MALTA

Thomas to run without GOP backing for re-election to Malta board

Wednesday, May 20, 2015
Town Councilwoman Tara Thomas will be entering what looks to be a five-way GOP primary for two open Town Board seats.
 
Capital Region school budgets get OK
CAPITAL REGION

Capital Region school budgets get OK

Tuesday, May 19, 2015
Budgets for every district in The Daily Gazette’s coverage zone passed.
 
Klueg kicks off state Senate campaign
NORTHVILLE

Klueg kicks off state Senate campaign

Friday, May 15, 2015
Real estate agent Christian Klueg officially kicked off his campaign to challenge state Sen. Hugh Farley, R-Niskayuna, in next year’s Republican primary from his home in Northville Friday afternoon.
 
Farley to face primary challenge
49TH SENATE DISTRICT

Farley to face primary challenge

Thursday, May 14, 2015
Longtime state Sen. Hugh Farley, R-Niskayuna who has represented the 49th Senate District for nearly 40 years, will face a primary challenge this fall for the first time since 1992.
 
ROTTERDAM

GOP looking to take control of Rotterdam Town Board

Thursday, May 7, 2015
Come November, Republicans could take back control of a Rotterdam Town Board that has been split politically since Mike Viscusi, a Conservative who caucused with the Democrats, resigned in October.
 
Businessman announces Republican candidacy for Saratoga mayor
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Businessman announces Republican candidacy for Saratoga mayor

Thursday, May 7, 2015
Businessman John Safford, a political newcomer, announced his Republican candidacy for mayor of Saratoga Springs on Thursday.
 
Schenectady mayor touts successes in announcing bid for re-election
SCHENECTADY

Schenectady mayor touts successes in announcing bid for re-election

Wednesday, May 6, 2015
Schenectady Mayor Gary McCarthy announced his re-election campaign Wednesday by boasting about efforts under his administration that his challenger is criticizing him for.
 
Young to run for second term as Gloversville supervisor
GLOVERSVILLE

Young to run for second term as Gloversville supervisor

Friday, May 1, 2015

Gloversville 5th Ward Supervisor Gregory Young has announced he’ll run for a second term on the Fulton County Board of Supervisors in November.
 
McCarthy to seek re-election as Schenectady mayor
SCHENECTADY

McCarthy to seek re-election as Schenectady mayor

Thursday, April 23, 2015
Schenectady Mayor Gary McCarthy plans to announce his re-election campaign May 6.

 
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Voters approve Saratoga Springs library budget

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Saratoga Springs School District residents on Thursday approved the Saratoga Springs Public Library budget for 2015-16 by a vote of 231-4, the library’s board reported.
 
Mathiesen to run for third term on Saratoga Springs City Council
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Mathiesen to run for third term on Saratoga Springs City Council

Thursday, April 16, 2015
Public Safety Commissioner Chris Mathiesen will run for a third two-year term, hoping to push forward with plans for a fire/EMS station on the city’s East Side.
 
Republicans endorse member of Ballston Town Board for supervisor
BALLSTON

Republicans endorse member of Ballston Town Board for supervisor

Monday, April 13, 2015

The town Republican Committee has endorsed town Councilman Tim Szczepaniak to run for town supervisor this fall.
 
CAPITAL REGION

Local Democrats express support for Clinton

Sunday, April 12, 2015
Local Democratic politicians and county committee chairpersons sound enthusiastic about Hillary Clinton’s candidacy for president with many saying they will throw their support behind her.
 
MILTON

Republican primary possible for Milton Town Board seat

Friday, April 10, 2015
Town of Milton Republicans are looking at a potential primary after the town GOP committee this week denied renomination to an incumbent Town Board member.
 
Gibson uncertain on run for governor, hopes to boost GOP
SCHOHARIE

Gibson uncertain on run for governor, hopes to boost GOP

Tuesday, April 7, 2015
As questions arose about U.S. Rep. Chris Gibson’s possible interest in a run for governor of New York Tuesday morning, fueled by a New York Times article suggesting he’s begun the groundwork, the congressman stuck to the matter that he’d traveled to Schoharie to speak about: urging the Federal Emergency Management Agency to fund the relocation of the Schoharie County Public Safety Building and jail destroyed in Tropical Storm Irene.
 
 

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