Tag: Election 2020

Joe Biden projected to become 46th President of the United States (full coverage)

Joe Biden projected to become 46th President of the United States (full coverage)

Democrat Joe Biden was declared the winner of the presidential election on Saturday by a number of media outlets – including the Associated Press and Fox News. Most other major networks and outlets declared Biden the winner of the election, which played ... MORE
Jeff Gallahan thanks supporters after strong lead built on Election Day

Jeff Gallahan thanks supporters after strong lead built on Election Day

New York State Assembly Candidate Jeff Gallahan thanked supporters on Wednesday after a strong showing on Election Day. After Tuesday, Gallahan held an approximately 12,000 vote lead. His opponent, Democrat Matt Miller from Canandaigua, did not release any statement. “Thank you to ... MORE
DEBRIEF: Leslie Danks Burke says there are enough votes to cut deficit in 58th District (podcast)

DEBRIEF: Leslie Danks Burke says there are enough votes to cut deficit in 58th District (podcast)

On Wednesday, Leslie Danks Burke said that she was not conceding in the State Senate race shaping up in the 58th District. It includes a chunk of the Southern Tier and Finger Lakes. After Election Day there were more than 33,000 ballots ... MORE
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2020 VOTE: Local election results and analysis (full coverage)

It wasn’t a red or blue wave that some predicted to arrive on Election Day. At least not in Upstate New York. However, it was a wave. Voters turned out in massive numbers during early-voting, as well as on Election Day to ... MORE
Two significant propositions pass in Yates County on Election Day

Two significant propositions pass in Yates County on Election Day

Yates County is moving the direction of Seneca County. Voters approved two propositions on Election Day, which puts the county on a similar path to one of its neighbors. The first proposition that was approved involved staggering the terms of county legislators ... MORE
Reed claims victory, Mitrano points to uncounted absentee ballots as deficit grows

Reed claims victory, Mitrano points to uncounted absentee ballots as deficit grows

Congressman Tom Reed appears to have won another term in the 23rd District. His challenger, Democrat Tracy Mitrano, did not concede on Tuesday or Wednesday morning. Like many Democrats in Upstate races that wound up with larger margins between incumbents and challengers ... MORE
Sen. Pam Helming cruises to victory in the 54th District

Sen. Pam Helming cruises to victory in the 54th District

New York State Senator Pam Helming won re-election in the 54th District on Tuesday. The district, which includes parts of Seneca, Ontario, Cayuga, Tompkins, Wayne, and Monroe counties, was viewed as largely safe heading into Election Day. Challenger Shauna O’Toole was not ... MORE
Leslie Danks Burke not giving up hope for NYS Senate victory in 58th

Leslie Danks Burke not giving up hope for NYS Senate victory in 58th

The New York State Senate race in the 58th District is undecided. At least that’s how Democrat Leslie Danks Burke is approaching it. In a press release late-Tuesday, she reminded voters that the wait is likely to be weeks before a final ... MORE