10:37 am
Wed November 8, 2006

Dems gain NY-20

Saratoga Springs, NY – Upstate New York Republican Congressman John Sweeney lost his bid last night for a fifth term in Washington. A dramatic show of support for Democratic challenger Kirsten Gillibrand gave her the edge in the hotly contested race. WAMC's Capital District Bureau Chief Jessica Bloustein has a roundup of the aftermath of one of the Capital Region's most contentious races.