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Opponents fare well among debate viewers at Proctors
SCHENECTADY

Opponents fare well among debate viewers at Proctors

Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014
Wednesday night’s televised gubernatorial debate drew only about 30 people to Proctors’ GE Theater, most in support of Green Party candidate Howie Hawkins.
 
Astorino unloads on Cuomo during lone gubernatoral debate
BUFFALO

Astorino unloads on Cuomo during lone gubernatoral debate

Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo defended his handling of the economy and government corruption under sharp criticism from Republican Rob Astorino Wednesday night during the only scheduled debate of the governor’s race.
 
Santabarbara slams opponent’s ‘attack’ ads
111TH ASSEMBLY DISTRICT

Santabarbara slams opponent’s ‘attack’ ads

Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014
Assemblyman Angelo Santabarbara is speaking out against attack ads from his Republican challenger that say the Democrat from Rotterdam is OK with the exploitation and sexual harassment of women.
 
SCHENECTADY

Gubernatoral debate can be seen Wednesday at Proctors

Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014
Proctors is welcoming people free of charge to watch the debate between Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Republican Rob Astorino, Green Party candidate Howie Hawkins and Libertarian Michael McDermott.
 

Jasiewicz, Steck take opposite side of issues in race for 110th Assembly District

Monday, Oct. 20, 2014
Assemblyman Phil Steck, D-Colonie, said his re-election race against Republican challenger Tom Jasiewicz for the 110th Assembly District seat is nearly identical to the campaign two years ago, with “incredibly negative campaigns” against him.
 
Astorino holds town hall-style meeting at Ballston farm
BALLSTON

Astorino holds town hall-style meeting at Ballston farm

Monday, Oct. 20, 2014
Flanked by state and local officials Sunday, Republican gubernatorial candidate Rob Astorino bashed Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s tax policy and his rollout of controversial new state education standards.
 
Eldridge, Gibson a study in contrasts in race for 19th Congressional District
19TH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT

Eldridge, Gibson a study in contrasts in race for 19th Congressional District

Monday, Oct. 20, 2014
U.S. Rep. Chris Gibson said he has not taken the attacks of his opponent personally. But whether sitting a few feet from Democratic challenger Sean Eldridge at a debate, or talking to a reporter by phone about the campaign, it’s clear the Kinderhook Republican bristles at some of the barbs.
 
Gibson, Eldridge pull no punches in debate
19TH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT

Gibson, Eldridge pull no punches in debate

Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014
U.S. Rep. Chris Gibson and his 19th Congressional District opponent, Sean Eldridge, squared off Thursday in a televised debate at WMHT in North Greenbush, with the challenger questioning the Republican incumbent’s moderate credentials and Gibson attacking the Democrat as a newcomer who is misleading voters.
 
113TH ASSEMBLY DISTRICT

Economy top concern for 113th Assembly District hopefuls

Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014
Both candidates running for the open 113th Assembly District seat this fall — Carrie Woerner and Steve Stallmer — said the economy is near the top of their concerns
 
JERSEY CITY, N.J.

Cuomo challenger gets help from former NJ governor

Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014
A former New Jersey governor is lending some help to Rob Astorino — even if current Gov. Chris Christie won't.
 
NORTH GREENBUSH

Gibson, Eldridge to debate on WMHT

Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014
The public television series "New York NOW" will host a 19th Congressional District debate Thursday between incumbent Republican Chris Gibson and his Democrat challenger, Sean Eldridge.
 
43RD SENATE DISTRICT

Marchione to skip tonight candidate’s forum

Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014
Prospective state legislators will square off tonight at a forum sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Saratoga County, but the one incumbent among them has decided to skip the event.
 
Cuomo's tough decisions delayed past Election Day
ALBANY

Cuomo's tough decisions delayed past Election Day

Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014
Thanks to either serendipity or Cuomo's dexterity, several politically charged decisions are off the table, pushed back until after the election.
 
Congressional foes at odds over health care, immigration
20TH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT

Congressional foes at odds over health care, immigration

Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014
U.S. Rep. Paul Tonko, D-Amsterdam, and Republican challenger Jim Fischer of Ballston discussed local and national issues during a debate hosted Thursday evening by WMHT Public Media.
 
State business council backs Cuomo
LATHAM

State business council backs Cuomo

Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014
Gov. Andrew Cuomo picked up the endorsement of the Business Council of New York State on Wednesday at Plug Power’s headquarters in Latham.
 
 

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