New Paltz voters will decide if the term of office for town supervisor and highway superintendent should be doubled.
The two are vying for the 19th Congressional District seat, which current Rep. Chris Gibson is vacating.
Two county legislators say that evidence and testimony presented in court indicate county officials were aware of a potentially cheaper option to overhaul the current court facility, but never shared that information with lawmakers.
The congressional debate…Ulster County ethics changes…self-aggrandizement by elected officials…a green mayor…new leadership in the Independence (NOT independent) Party
Filings with the Federal Elections Commission show that Democrat Zephyr Teachout has outraised Republican John Faso in the race for the 19th Congressional District by relying largely on small donations from her activist base. Faso, meanwhile, holds an edge in outside spending by political action committees supporting his candidacy.
Congressional race, Surrogate’s Court judge race, presidential race
Hacked emails obtained and released by Wikileaks from Hillary Clinton’s campaign chairman show that high-level Democrats talked about how to keep New York Congressional candidate Zephyr Teachout on the sidelines during last spring’s high-stakes New York presidential primary against Bernie Sanders.
John Faso says he supports the ticket that was the product of the nomination process, but hasn’t endorsed Donald J. Trump and isn’t sure he’ll vote for him. This hair-splitting might be wise: In the most recent poll, Trump held a five-point lead over Clinton, including an 18-point lead with independent voters across the 11 counties which comprise the 19th Congressional District,
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In an era of gerrymandering, we have a true rarity: a competitive congressional district.