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Democrats Kosiur, Ferrari take Schenectady City Council seats
SCHENECTADY

Democrats Kosiur, Ferrari take Schenectady City Council seats

Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014
In an unusual pair of head-to-head special races in a city where City Council seats normally go before the voters on an at-large basis, Democratic newcomer John Ferrari was elected Tuesday to an unexpired three-year term, while Democrat Edward Kosiur earned a one-year unexpired term.
 
Marchione wins re-election bid
43RD SENATE DISTRICT

Marchione wins re-election bid

Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014
Republican State Sen. Kathy Marchione cruised to another term, trouncing Democratic opponent Brian Howard in the race for the 43rd District.
 
Gibson headed for overwhelming win
19TH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT

Gibson headed for overwhelming win

Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014
U.S. Rep. Chris Gibson, R-Kinderhook, a U.S. Army veteran and academic, appeared to be cruising to a third two-year term in Congress over his Democratic challenger, Sean Eldridge Tuesday.
 
AMSTERDAM

Maines, DiCaprio take seats on Amsterdam Town Board

Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014
Mary Maines and Ronald DiCaprio were elected Tuesday to fill two open seats on the Amsterdam Town Board.
 
2 Republicans elected to Halfmoon Town Board
HALFMOON

2 Republicans elected to Halfmoon Town Board

Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014
Halfmoon voters gave Republicans a boost of confidence Tuesday, electing two members of the GOP to a pair of partial terms on the Town Board.
 
County, supreme court races undecided
CAPITAL REGION

County, supreme court races undecided

Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014
Only one of two countywide judge races was decided Tuesday as Jill Polk was elected to Schenectady County’s newest Family Court judgeship, while the race to be the next Schenectady County Court judge was too close to call.
 
113TH ASSEMBLY DISTRICT

Woerner tops Stallmer for open Assembly seat

Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014
Round Lake village trustee Carrie Woerner on Tuesday won the race for an open state Assembly seat representing Saratoga and Washington counties.
 
Farley defeats Thorne again in 49th Senate District
49TH SENATE DISTRICT

Farley defeats Thorne again in 49th Senate District

Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014
Longtime incumbent Hugh Farley remains undefeated in state Senate races, again besting challenger Madelyn Thorne to defend his seat in the 49th District.
 
Tedisco earns 17th Assembly term in walkover
GLENVILLE

Tedisco earns 17th Assembly term in walkover

Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014
Assemblyman Jim Tedisco, R-Glenville, will serve a 17th two-year term.
 
GOP takeover: Republicans surge to Senate control
WASHINGTON

GOP takeover: Republicans surge to Senate control

Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014
Riding a powerful wave of voter discontent, resurgent Republicans captured control of the Senate and tightened their grip on the House Tuesday night.
 
AMSTERDAM

Voters reject changes to Amsterdam government

Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014
City residents voted down all five propositions on the ballot Tuesday that could have altered the balance of power in City Hall.
 
CAPITAL REGION

Several Capital Region candidates elected to positions without opposition

Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014
Some local officials were more relaxed than others Tuesday night without a challenger to ward off this election season.
 
Stefanik wins three-way Congressional race
21ST CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT

Stefanik wins three-way Congressional race

Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014
The voters of the 21st Congressional District on Tuesday elected Elise Stefanik, who will become the youngest woman to ever serve in Congress.
 
ALBANY

NY voters back switch to digital legislation

Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014
New York voters have approved proposition No. 2 on the ballot, authorizing their 213 legislators to join the digital age.
 
Santabarbara declares victory in Assembly race; Vroman concedes
111TH ASSEMBLY DISTRICT

Santabarbara declares victory in Assembly race; Vroman concedes

Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014
Assemblyman Angelo Santabarbara declared victory Tuesday night.
 
 

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