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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.
 
McPhail wins Glenville town justice seat
GLENVILLE

McPhail wins Glenville town justice seat

Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014
Jennifer McPhail will be Glenville’s next town justice.
 
Amedore wins state senate seat in second try
46TH SENATE DISTRICT

Amedore wins state senate seat in second try

Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014
After being narrowly defeated two years ago by Cecilia Tkaczyk, George Amedore fought back claiming victory the second time around.
 

Takeover: Republicans surge to control of Senate

Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014
Riding a powerful wave of voter discontent, resurgent Republicans captured control of the Senate and tightened their grip on the House Tuesday night in elections certain to complicate President Barack Obama's final two years in office.
 
PRINCETOWN

Princetown judge race too close to call

Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014
The race for Princetown town justice was too close to call Tuesday night.
 
SCOTIA

Scotia mayor wins re-election

Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014
Kris Kastberg will continue as mayor of Scotia.
 
110TH ASSEMBLY DISTRICT

Incumbent Steck wins 110th Assembly District

Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014
Democratic Assemblyman Phil Steck, of Colonie, cruised to victory against Republican challenger Tom Jasiewicz for a second term serving constituents in the 110th Assembly District.
 
20TH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT

Tonko defeats Fischer in 20th Congressional District

Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014
Amsterdam native Paul Tonko, a Democrat, defeated Republican challenger Jim Fischer to serve another term as the representative of the 20th Congressional District.
 
Cuomo coasts to 2nd term as New York's governor
ALBANY

Cuomo coasts to 2nd term as New York's governor

Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014
Gov. Andrew Cuomo won a second term on Tuesday by easily dispatching a challenge from Republican Rob Astorino.
 
UPDATED: 2014 midterm election results

UPDATED: 2014 midterm election results

Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014
Here are the results and returns from Tuesday's elections, updated as more precincts report and information becomes available.
 
McConnell wins Ky. as GOP bids for Senate majority
WASHINGTON

McConnell wins Ky. as GOP bids for Senate majority

Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014
Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell won a hard-fought sixth term Tuesday, putting him a step closer to his lifelong dream of becoming majority leader.
 
Voters holding their noses, hoping for change

Voters holding their noses, hoping for change

Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014
Coast to coast, voters cast ballots with an audible harrumph on Tuesday — many of them unhappy with their choices and doubtful things will get better no matter who wins.
 
Don’t sweat it, but that ballot selfie might just be illegal
CAPITAL REGION

Don’t sweat it, but that ballot selfie might just be illegal

Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014
Much of the media chatter social and otherwise this Election Day was about voter selfies — and when they are, at least technically, illegal.
 
Time to vote: Here's a rundown
CAPITAL REGION

Time to vote: Here's a rundown

Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014
The names of Astorino and Eldridge and Stefanik and Tkaczyk won’t disappear from the news after today, but you’ll be seeing a lot less of them on the local airwaves.
 
 

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