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CAPITAL REGION

Local politicians weigh in on GOP convention

Michael Cuevas isn’t making any guarantees, but he’s hopeful this week’s Republican National Convention in Cleveland will go off without any major problems.

James Seward seeking re-election to state Senate seat

James Seward seeking re-election to state Senate seat

ONEONTA -- Longtime state Sen. James Seward, R-Oneonta, announced on Tuesday that he will be running for re-election for the 51st Senate District seat.

Religious leaders defend state Senate candidate

46TH SENATE DISTRICT

Religious leaders defend state Senate candidate

Religious leaders on Thursday came to the defense of state Senate candidate Sara Niccoli for not reciting the Pledge of Allegiance based on her religious beliefs, following vicious attacks on her on Facebook.

19TH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT

Faso, Teachout set to square off after primary wins

One day after running away with their respective party nominations in the 19th Congressional District primary, Democrat Zephyr Teachout and Republican John Faso are gearing up to face each other for a seat that will be highly sought after by both parties on the national level.

Boyark to run for state Assembly

MECHANICVILLE

Boyark to run for state Assembly

Republican Christopher Boyark on Monday formally launched his campaign for the 113th Assembly District seat, promising conservative values and a business-friendly approach to government.

Sanders, in Albany, says work on progressive ideals must continue

ALBANY

Sanders, in Albany, says work on progressive ideals must continue

Though he remains a candidate for the Democratic nomination for president, Bernie Sanders sounded very much like someone passing the torch to others during an appearance Friday at the Empire State Plaza.

Michael Godlewski launches his bid for state Assembly

112TH ASSEMBLY DISTRICT

Michael Godlewski launches his bid for state Assembly

Michael Godlewski is the first Democrat to announce his candidacy for the 112th state Assembly District seat, which is currently held by Republican Jim Tedisco.

Former Montgomery County DA Aison aims to be DA again

MONTGOMERY COUNTY

Former Montgomery County DA Aison aims to be DA again


Former Montgomery County district attorney and county judge Howard Aison announced he is seeking the district attorney position when current DA James “Jed” Conboy steps down in December.

112TH ASSEMBLY DISTRICT

Schenectady County assistant attorney running for Tedisco's seat

Michael Godlewski, Schenectady County assistant attorney, will run for the 112th Assembly District, the seat vacated by assemblyman Jim Tedisco.

Saratoga County Republican Committee taps Walsh for Assembly

112TH ASSEMBLY DISTRICT

Saratoga County Republican Committee taps Walsh for Assembly

The Saratoga County Republican Committee has endorsed Mary Beth Walsh for the state Assembly seat Jim Tedisco is giving up to run for state Senate.

Tedisco picks up another endorsement for state Senate run

49TH SENATE DISTRICT

Tedisco picks up another endorsement for state Senate run

Assemblyman Jim Tedisco, R-Glenville, picked up the Saratoga County Republican Committee’s endorsement in his bid for the 49th Senate District seat being vacated by state Senator Hugh Farley, R-Niskayuna.

NORTHVILLE

State Senate candidate to forego Republican endorsement process

State Senate candidate Christian Klueg plans to forego the Republican committee endorsement process, Klueg announced on Monday.

Local presidential delegates show passion for politics

CAPITAL REGION

Local presidential delegates show passion for politics

Josephine Moore and John Herrick have very little common ground when it comes to politics, except during this particular election cycle. They both want to keep Hillary Clinton out of the White House.

30+ school budgets pass across Capital Region

CAPITAL REGION

30+ school budgets pass across Capital Region

School districts across the Capital Region scored strong support for budgets during annual votes Tuesday.

NY Senate candidate bikes, walks 49th district

49TH SENATE DISTRICT

NY Senate candidate bikes, walks 49th district

Schenectady’s deputy city clerk kicked off a three-day biking and walking tour of the 49th Senate District this morning as part of his campaign for the seat.

SCHENECTADY

Fewer polling places for Schenectady school elections

Schenectady City School District residents interested in voting in Tuesday’s school board elections — especially new school voters — may want to double check their polling location, because it may not be where they are used to voting.

Capital Region voters to consider school budgets Tuesday

CAPITAL REGION

Capital Region voters to consider school budgets Tuesday

Voters across the Capital Region on Tuesday will be asked to approve school budgets and bonds and choose school board members for three-year terms that begin July 1.

Trump says his tax returns are ‘none of your business’

Trump says his tax returns are ‘none of your business’

The remarks from Trump signal that he has little intention of disclosing verifiable details of his income or what fuels his wealth, a matter of endless speculation for a candidate who boasts of being a billionaire many times over despite his past brushes with bankruptcy and increasing reliance on celebrity-oriented income and licensing deals that use his name.

Tedisco makes it official, seeks Senate seat

49TH SENATE DISTRICT

Tedisco makes it official, seeks Senate seat

Assemblyman James Tedisco, R-Glenville, says he plans to run for Sen. Hugh Farley’s seat on his experience and record of fighting for constituents.

Tedisco to announce run for NY Senate today

49TH SENATE DISTRICT

Tedisco to announce run for NY Senate today

Assemblyman Jim Tedisco, R-Glenville, plans to run for departing Sen. Hugh Farley’s seat.

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