19th congressional district

Hudson Valley News
1:26 pm
Fri October 17, 2014

Schumer Visits New Paltz To Endorse Eldridge

Credit WAMC, Allison Dunne

U.S. Senator Charles Schumer swung through the Hudson Valley Thursday, endorsing a few Democratic candidates — some seemingly facing long odds in November.

New York’s senior Senator stopped in Poughkeepsie to endorse fellow Democrats state Senator Terry Gipson and Assemblymember Didi Barrett before heading across the Hudson River to New Paltz in Ulster County to endorse 19th Congressional District candidate Sean Eldridge.

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Hudson Valley News
6:42 pm
Tue October 7, 2014

Gibson And Eldridge Debate Amid A Raucous Audience

Credit WAMC, Allison Dunne

Two candidates in New York’s 19th congressional district debated in front of a vocal audience in Ulster County last night.

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Hudson Valley News
7:40 am
Wed July 16, 2014

Gibson, Eldridge Report Second Quarter Fundraising Amounts

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In a New York congressional district that spans 11 counties, second-quarter fundraising amounts are being reported.

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Hudson Valley News
5:18 pm
Fri July 11, 2014

Write-In Candidate For A NY Congressional Seat Returns

Credit Courtesy of Thom Jenkins

New York’s 19th congressional district race thus far includes an incumbent Republican and a well-heeled Democrat. Now, a write-in candidate from 2012 is trying once again to get on the ballot. WAMC’s Hudson Valley Bureau Chief Allison Dunne spoke with Thomas Jenkins.

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Hudson Valley News
3:31 pm
Tue May 20, 2014

NY Congressional Candidate Launches Site Against Opponent

Credit Courtesy of Sean Eldridge for Congress

A Congressional candidate in New York has launched a website targeted at his opponent, alleging consistent double talk. The incumbent Republican is hitting back. 

Well-heeled Democrat Sean Eldridge explains why he launched TheRealChrisGibson.com.

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Hudson Valley News
1:08 pm
Mon September 23, 2013

Sean Eldridge Announces NY Congressional Run

Credit Courtesy of Sean Eldridge for Congress

The race is officially on for New York’s 19th congressional district. Democrat Sean Eldridge has announced a 2014 run against incumbent Republican Chris Gibson.

Eldridge’s announcement arrived via video message posted late Sunday night. His widely anticipated run comes nearly two weeks after The Chris Gibson for Congress campaign’s launch of a web video entitled “Our Best Century Yet.” Eldridge, an Ulster County resident, is the founder of Kingston-based Hudson River Ventures, a small business investment fund focused on the Hudson Valley.

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