21st Congressional District

New York News
12:30 pm
Thu July 31, 2014

Stefanik Meets With Adirondack Government Officials

Republican 21st district candidate Elise Stefanik at the Adirondack Park Local Government Review Board meeting in Keene Valley
Credit WAMC/Pat Bradley

Elise Stefanik, the Republican candidate for Congress in New York’s 21st district, attended the monthly meeting of the Adirondack Park Local Government Review Board on Wednesday to discuss regional issues.

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New York News
2:45 pm
Fri July 25, 2014

Doheny Won't Pursue Northern NY Congressional Seat

Elise Stefanik (left) and Matt Doheny

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Businessman Matthew Doheny will not pursue a northern New York congressional seat on a third-party line and is endorsing Republican candidate Elise Stefanik.

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New York News
2:00 pm
Mon June 30, 2014

NY Congressman Bill Owens Discusses Current Issues

Congressman Bill Owens

New York Congressman Bill Owens represents New York’s 21st Congressional District, which stretches from the St. Lawrence River to Lake Champlain and Syracuse to the Canadian border. WAMC’s North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley spoke with the retiring Democrat this morning on several national and international issues.

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New York News
12:44 pm
Wed June 25, 2014

Stefanik Wins GOP Primary For NY's 21st

Credit eliseforcongress.com

Political newcomer Elise Stefanik has won the battle for the Republican Party's slot on the November ballot in New York's 21st Congressional district, a key step in the race to replace retiring Democrat Bill Owens in the massive district.

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New York News
7:30 pm
Mon June 23, 2014

GOP Primary For Congress In Northern NY On Tuesday

Republicans Elise Stefanik (left) and Matt Doheny

The Republican primary for a northern New York congressional seat features a self-funded businessman digging deeper into his personal fortune and a former Washington political staffer getting financial help from major conservative backers.

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New York News
12:50 pm
Fri June 13, 2014

Second Primary Debate Held In Republican Race For 21st Congressional District Seat

Elise Stefanik and Matt Doheny in the WWNY Watertown studios
Credit Thom Hallock/Mountain Lake PBS

Elise Stefanik and Matt Doheny held their second debate last night. They are running in the Republican primary for the 21st Congressional district seat, which encompasses all of northern New York.

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North Country News
12:45 pm
Sun May 11, 2014

Conversation With 21st District Republican Candidate Elise Stefanik

Elise Stefanik
Credit WAMC/Pat Bradley

In early February, 11 of the 12 Republican county chairs in New York’s 21st House district announced their endorsement of Elise Stefanik in the race to replace the retiring Bill Owens. Stefanik was the first candidate to announce her intent to challenge the incumbent Democrat, joining the race in August before he announced his retirement. Now, Stefanik faces a Republican primary challenge from Matt Doheny, who lost two close elections to Owens.   Today, in our continuing series looking at the candidates for the sprawling district seat, WAMC’s North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley talks with Elise Stefanik.

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New York News
6:30 pm
Thu May 1, 2014

Several Candidate Petitions Invalidated In 21st Congressional Race

The New York State Board of Elections has finalized its review of candidate petitions for the June federal primary ballot.

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New York News
6:30 pm
Wed April 23, 2014

21st District Republican Congressional Candidates Challenge Primary Petitions

The leading Republican candidates running in New York’s 21st Congressional district race are sparring over the validity of petitions one campaign has filed for the Conservative and Independence Party primaries.

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New York News
11:15 pm
Tue April 22, 2014

21st District Republican Rivals Trade Barbs

NY 21st Congressional District

A Republican candidate in New York’s 21st Congressional district race may file suit against petitions filed by another Republican.

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