Hudson Valley News

Hudson Valley News
6:29 pm
Wed November 5, 2014

Hayworth Concedes 18th Congressional District Race

Credit WAMC, Allison Dunne

The tight race in New York’s 18th Congressional District has drawn to a close, even though it took until the morning after election night for it to be called.

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Hudson Valley News
5:56 pm
Wed November 5, 2014

Maloney Declares Victory; Hayworth Does Not Concede

Credit WAMC, Allison Dunne

The incumbent in New York’s 18th Congressional District has declared victory, but his opponent is not conceding. The results in the rematch portray an even tighter race than in 2012.

Democratic Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney declared victory shortly before midnight Election night.

“Across four counties and scores of communities large and small and firehouses and church basements, once more the people have spoken, the campaign is over and we have won this race.” 

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Hudson Valley News
5:23 pm
Wed November 5, 2014

Republicans Win NYS Senate Districts 40 and 41

Terry Gipson and Sue Serino
Credit WAMC, Allison Dunne

Two closely-watched New York state Senate races in the Hudson Valley went to Republicans. WAMC’s Allison Dunne has more. 

In the 41st Senate District, incumbent Democrat Terry Gipson lost to Republican Sue Serino. Serino, a Dutchess County legislator, secured about 51 percent of the vote to Gipson’s 46 percent. The district covers most of Dutchess County and part of Putnam.

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Hudson Valley News
9:15 am
Wed November 5, 2014

Incumbent Declares Victory, Challenger Not Conceding In A NYS Race

Credit Courtesy of Didi Barrett

A New York state Assembly race in the Hudson Valley has the incumbent declaring victory and the challenger not conceding.

In the 106th Assembly District, incumbent Democrat Didi Barrett has declared victory over Republican Challenger Mike Kelsey. Barrett says she looks forward to adding to her victory with the counting of absentee ballots. Barrett’s lead is by about 100 votes. Kelsey, a Dutchess County legislator, is not conceding, saying the race will be decided by absentee ballots. The district includes portions of northern Dutchess and Columbia Counties.

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Hudson Valley News
3:04 am
Wed November 5, 2014

Maloney Declares Victory, Hayworth Not Conceding

Credit WAMC, Allison Dunne

In New York’s 18th Congressional District, incumbent Democrat Sean Patrick Maloney delivered a victory speech, but his opponent is not conceding.

Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney leads Republican Nan Hayworth by 1,744 votes, according to unofficial results. Maloney delivered a victory speech in Newburgh shortly before midnight.

“Across four counties and scores of communities large and small and firehouses and church basements, once more the people have spoken, the campaign is over and we have won this race.” 

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Hudson Valley News
6:15 pm
Tue November 4, 2014

Candidates Wax Optimistic in Tight Hudson Valley Races

Credit WAMC, Allison Dunne

The Hudson Valley is home to at least three closely-watched races. With polls in New York closing in less than three hours, some races may not be decided tonight if polls and pundits can be trusted.

In the 18th Congressional District, incumbent Democrat Sean Patrick Maloney voted in Cold Spring, in Putnam County, along with his husband.

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Hudson Valley News
7:02 am
Tue November 4, 2014

NYS GOP Senator Robocalls For 18th District Congressman

A tight congressional race in the Hudson Valley has both sides chasing every possible vote. And robocalls going out for the incumbent include those from an unlikely supporter.

Robocalls from former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton ask voters in the 18th congressional district to vote for Democratic incumbent Sean Patrick Maloney. Robocalls for Maloney have also gone out from this elected official.

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Hudson Valley News
7:09 am
Mon November 3, 2014

Siena Poll Shows Close Race In NYS 41st Senate District

Credit WAMC, Allison Dunne

The latest Siena College poll tells different stories for two New York state Senate races in the Hudson Valley.

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Hudson Valley News
9:41 am
Sun November 2, 2014

NYS Thruway Authority Announces Major Work For Portion Of I-95

Credit Courtesy of AA Roads

A heavily-traveled highway in New York is getting a major makeover.

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Hudson Valley News
2:48 pm
Sat November 1, 2014

Sprain Brook Parkway Bridges Are Ready

Credit Courtesy of the Office of Governor Andrew Cuomo

Construction of bridges carrying a major parkway in the lower Hudson Valley is complete.

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