»

PRIMARY RESULTS: Helming holds 193 vote lead with 1,000+ absentee ballots remaining

The New York State Board of Elections is reporting that in the 54th District Canandaigua Supervisor Pam Helming has held off a tight primary battle from Ontario County businessman Floyd Rayburn. They report that all 164 districts are reporting within the 54th, which means that the results we’ve provided below give the closest insight into the progress of the race.

In a statement Tuesday night, Helming thanked her supporters throughout the 54th District:

“I want to thank the people of the 54th Senate District for their faith and trust in me and their grassroots support of our campaign.  Because of them, we won our primary and I can’t thank them enough.

Tonight, they sent a message that they want a strong, common sense Conservative to fight for them to clean up Albany and get government off the backs of small businesses who actually create the jobs we need.

I am grateful for their support and I look forward to working for the vote of every resident of the 54th Senate District in November and representing their interests in the state Senate.”


State Senate’s 54th District: Floyd G. Rayburn vs. Pamela A. Helming vs. Brian D. Manktelow vs. Jon Ritter vs. Sean T. Hanna

Winner: Too close to call

Pam Helming: 3,663 (35%)
Floyd Rayburn: 3,473 (33%)
Brian Manktelow: 2,003 (12%)
Sean Hanna: 1,300 9%)
Jon Ritter: 890 (10%)

Ontario County Judge: Terence L. Robinson, Jr. vs. Brian D. Dennis

Official Winner: Terence L. Robinson

Terence L. Robinson: 135
Brian D. Dennis: 60

Editor’s Note: Republican Brian Dennis won the Reform Party primary for Ontario County Judge, which means he will appear on November’s ballot.

Bristol Town Justice: Dean E. Buczek vs. Frank Beretta

Dean E. Buczek: 6
Frank Beretta: 0

Sodus Town Council: Kelley M. Allen vs. Donald A. Ross

Winner: Donald Ross

Kelley M. Allen: 164 (45%)
Donald A. Ross: 203 (55%)

Yates County Judge: Valerie G. Gardner vs. Matthew D. Conlon vs. Jason L. Cook

Winner: Jason Cook

Jason Cook: 1,203 (58%(
Valerie Gardner: 456 (22%)
Matthew Conlon: 431 (21%)

Editor’s Note: Valerie Gardner won the Working Families primary, which means she will appear on the general election ballot, too. Matthew Conlon, won the Democratic Primary, which was also held last night for this seat – beating out Gardner by a 20 percent margin.


FULL PRIMARY NIGHT ELECTION COVERAGE ONLINE:

54th state Senate race too close to call
Despite death, Nojay wins primary for 133rd Assembly seat
Bill Nojay, deceased, wins Assembly primary election
Andreatta: Nojay win puts three men in a room
Results: 2016 primary races
Primary Day: See results for primaries in Onondaga, Madison and Cayuga counties
Pam Helming likely winner in close NY Senate GOP primary to succeed Nozzolio
Election results: Republican primary in 54th Senate District race to succeed Nozzolio
Robocall rumble in NY Senate Republican primary to replace Nozzolio
Results from Tuesday primary races
Despite death, Nojay wins primary
Assemblyman Harry Bronson beats Barnhart in primary
Low turnout for local and state primaries
Local primary election results
Helming declares victory in 54th State Senate GOP primary
Nojay Wins 133rd Assembly GOP Primary, Milne Awaits A Decision
Vazquez-Zinck Too Close to Call For the 138th Assembly GOP Primary

FingerLakes1.com will continue to provide updates on this page into Wednesday…

Tweet about this on TwitterShare on FacebookShare on Google+Share on LinkedInPin on PinterestShare on RedditPrint this pageEmail this to someone

Also on FingerLakes1.com