A Republican businessman seeking his party's nomination to challenge Vermont's incumbent Democratic governor says he was arrested twice when he was in college for driving under the influence of alcohol and once for drug possession.
Preliminary results in the Republican Assembly primary in the new 115th district in northern New York was won by the incumbent. But one of the challengers will remain on the November ballot.
Three-term Assemblyperson Janet Duprey was challenged by David Kimmel and Karen Bisso in the northern New York primary. The unofficial tally shows Duprey winning. Clinton County Republican Commissioner of Elections Greg Campbell says turn-out in the rural district was slight.