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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.
 
Poll puts Amedore in front of Tkaczyk
46TH SENATE DISTRICT

Poll puts Amedore in front of Tkaczyk

Monday, Oct. 6, 2014
In the rematch race for the state’s 46th Senate District seat, Republican George Amedore holds a 10-point lead over incumbent Cecilia Tkaczyk, D-Duanesburg, according to a Siena Research Institute poll released Monday.
 
SCHENECTADY

Barnes, Ferrari face off for three-year term on Schenectady Council

Monday, Oct. 6, 2014
Two relatively new politicians are vying for the three-year term on the City Council.
 
SCHENECTADY

Kelleher, Kosiur face off for one-year term on Schenectady Council

Monday, Oct. 6, 2014
A longtime politician who has just returned to city politics is facing off against a newer resident who is trying to breathe strength into the opposition party in the city.
 

Fischer-Tonko race for Congress is focused on economy

Monday, Oct. 6, 2014
U.S. Rep. Paul Tonko, D-Amsterdam, and Republican challenger Jim Fischer are pushing their economic priorities in the 20th Congressional District as they prepare for a series of debates this month.
 
Murphy follows mentor to Saratoga County bench
SARATOGA COUNTY

Murphy follows mentor to Saratoga County bench

Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014
On New Year’s Eve, Saratoga County Court Judge Jerry Scarano, who turned 70 in May, will officially hang up his robe and enter retirement. Former county district attorney James Murphy III, 52, is now running unopposed for Scarano’s seat.
 
WASHINGTON

Stefanik gives GOP response to weekly Obama address

Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014
The Republican candidate for the open House seat in the 21st Congressional District gave the party’s weekly address Saturday.
 

Deadline near for voter registration

Friday, Oct. 3, 2014
The deadline to register to vote in the Nov. 4 general election is Oct. 15, with mail-in voter registration forms postmarked by Oct. 10, according to the state Board of Elections.
 
WHITE PLAINS

NY gubernatorial candidate releases provocative ad

Monday, Sept. 29, 2014
Republican Rob Astorino has released a provocative TV spot that mimics a 1964 ad to attack Democratic New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
 
46TH SENATE DISTRICT

Amedore offers plan to aid rural counties

Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014
State Senate candidate George Amedore recently laid out a plan to boost agriculture and development in rural counties in the 46th Senate District.
 
113TH ASSEMBLY DISTRICT

Empty 113th Assembly District seat leaves a void

Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014
Members of the state Assembly are supposed to have the pulse of their districts, but in Saratoga and Washington counties, there’s been nobody measuring the health of the 113th Assembly District for nearly a year.
 
SARATOGA COUNTY

Saratoga County Republicans back Heggen for district attorney

Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014
The Saratoga County Republican Committee has nominated interim District Attorney Karen A. Heggen to run to permanently replace her former boss.
 
ALBANY

Poll: Cuomo maintains big lead over Astorino

Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014
A new poll shows Democrat Andrew Cuomo continues to hold a big lead over Republican challenger Rob Astorino in New York's governor's race.
 
21ST CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT

Stefanik gets third ballot line for congressional race

Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014
Congressional candidate Elise Stefanik has accepted the Independence Party ballot line, giving her a third line in November.
 
Tkaczyk, Amedore trade barbs at state Senate debate
SCHENECTADY

Tkaczyk, Amedore trade barbs at state Senate debate

Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014
Cecilia Tkaczyk and George Amedore exchanged verbal blows on the issues and some personal attacks on each other during a Daily Gazette-hosted debate for the 46th state Senate District seat Tuesday evening at Proctors’ GE Theater.
 
 

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