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PLATTSBURGH | The Tedra Cobb campaign has released a poll that shows the candidate as the frontrunner in the final days of the Democratic primary. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Congressional candidates are lashing Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee for perceived aloofness and inability to learn from their crushing 2016 losses. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Democratic congressional candidate Tedra Cobb has been formally endorsed by the progressive grassroots organization Indivisible. more

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ALBANY | A dispute over an endorsement from a grassroots progressive group has spilled out into the open in the Democratic primary for New York’s 21st Congressional District. more

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PLATTSBURGH | In an effort to beat back the "divided and disarray" narrative, the Martz campaign is attempting to stage a show of unity. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Ex-candidate Don Boyajian used his formidable war chest to brand himself the frontrunner in the race to unseat Rep. Elise Stefanik. more

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“Trust but verify” was a term that was coined back in 1986 in a speech given by President Ronald Reagan as he was preparing for talks with Mikhail Gorbachev. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Each of the candidates seeking to take on Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) in this fall’s midterm elections supports a universal health care system. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Candidates seeking to defeat Rep. Elise Stefanik largely agree on which direction they aim to take the country if elected. more

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ALBANY | David Mastrianni, a candidate seeking the Democratic nomination for New York’s 21st Congressional District has exited the race. more

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PLATTSBURGH | A Democratic candidate seeking to defeat Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) is now in jeopardy of being knocked off the ballot. more

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ALBANY | Several Democratic candidates running for New York’s 21st Congressional District have padded their operations with paid signature-gatherers in order to get on the ballot. more

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ALBANY | The Working Families Party endorsed Cynthia Nixon over Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Saturday. more

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ALBANY | All seven Democratic candidates seeking to defeat Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) have met the deadline to file petitions with the state Board of Elections. more

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PLATTSBURGH | As people began trickling into the Plattsburgh Public Library, Dylan Ratigan darted around the room shaking hands. more

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GLOVERSVILLE | A group of seniors tucked into lunch at the Gloversville Senior Center. more

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SOUTH GLENS FALLS | The first question at Rep. Elise Stefanik’s town hall meeting was if she was going to host a town hall meeting. more

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PLATTSBURGH | The musician hurried in, a slight figure who quickly made his way through the dinnertime crowd and slipped into an open pocket at the end of the bar. more

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MORIAH | Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) will host a public forum Friday, April 6 at the Moriah Fire Department from noon to 1 p.m. more

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