Kingston, NY – Election races in the Hudson Valley left few on the edges of their seats. Incumbents in the area will retain their congressional, and state senate and assembly positions. More from WAMC's Hudson Valley Bureau Chief Allison Dunne.
Albany, NY – WAMC's Senior Correspondent Brian Shields, Berkshire Bureau Chief Kelly Wilkinson, and Hudson Valley Bureau Chief Allison Dunne joined Joe Donahue and Susan Abetter from local camps to bring us the latest in you local elections.
Albany, NY – While much of the attention has been on Florida after the problems in the 2000 election, poll watchers in New york are also staying busy to make sure people can vote and that their votes will be counted. WAMC's Senior Correspondent Brian Shields reports.
Plattsburgh, NY – Many voters planned to get to the poll early today to cast their ballot. But what about the people who man the polls? North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley was with poll workers in Plattsburgh, New York as they began what's expected to be a long and busy day.
Great Barrington, MA – With election day finally here and a native son running for president, WAMC's Kelly Wilkinson checked in with Massachusetts voters this morning in the Berkshires. She filed this report.
Albany, NY – The State Board of Elections reports that over 750,000 New Yorkers have registered to vote for the first time in next Tuesday's elections. Because of changes made by Congress after the 2000 elections, the new voters are required to show ID at their polling place. A high voter turn out is expected, and there are worries that there may be confusion at the polls about what kind of identification is acceptable. WAMC's Capitol Correspondent Karen Dewitt reports.
Great Barrington, MA – Voters in Western Massachusetts will cast their ballots tomorrow for a representative to a little-known group that determines judicial appointments in the state. More from WAMC's Kelly Wilkinson.
Rensselaer, NY – Amtrak has begun to strictly enforce limits for carry-on bags. Passengers are now allowed no more than two carry-on bags that weigh no more than 50 pounds each. More from North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley.
Kingston, NY – Community activists across the country are pledging to protest Wednesday if they spot major problems Election Day. A New York-based group is among the civil rights, labor, and peace groups that launched the pledge campaign. More from WAMC's Allison Dunne.