Sean Eldridge

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Thu July 17, 2014

Congressional Corner With Sean Eldridge

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    Election Day is nearing.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Sean Eldridge — a Democratic candidate for New York’s 19th district seat — tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that he is optimistic about the race.

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

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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
2:26 pm
Fri May 30, 2014

Hudson Valley LGBTQ Pride March To Celebrate A Milestone

The Hudson Valley LGBTQ Pride March and Festival takes place Sunday in the Ulster County village where same-sex marriage ceremonies were performed 10 years ago. The grand marshal of the pride march is the founder of the campaign to win marriage equality nationwide, a man Newsweek and The Daily Beast once dubbed “the godfather of gay marriage.” 

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

NY Congressional Candidate Launches Site Against Opponent

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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
10:59 am
Tue April 22, 2014

Congressman Gibson Officially Kicks Off Re-Election Campaign

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A New York congressman is kicking off his re-election campaign for the 19th district Tuesday night.

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Hudson Valley News
6:58 am
Tue February 25, 2014

NY Congressman Gibson Receives An Endorsement

A congressman from New York’s Hudson Valley has received an endorsement.

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Hudson Valley News
8:21 pm
Sat November 9, 2013

Greene County Democrat Mulls Run In NY's 19th Congressional District

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In New York’s 19th congressional district, there could be another candidate vying for the Democratic nomination in 2014.

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Hudson Valley News
1:55 pm
Mon November 4, 2013

Hudson Valley Investment Helps A Seed Library Grow

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A Hudson Valley-based investment fund is backing a rather earthen company – a seed company based in Ulster County. 

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Hudson Valley News
11:00 pm
Wed October 30, 2013

Politicos Talk Casino Gambling in NY

A New York congressman and his potential opponent have weighed in on whether to allow casino gambling in the state. A U.S. Senator chimes in as well.

On Tuesday, New Yorkers will vote on a ballot proposition about whether to allow up to seven gambling casinos upstate. If voters give the go-ahead a few casinos could be built in the Catskills, in regions represented by Republican Congressman Chris Gibson.

Democrat Sean Eldridge, who in September formally announced a campaign for the nomination to run against Gibson in 2014, is also supportive, but with caveats.

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