Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino

Hudson Valley News
10:15 pm
Wed November 6, 2013

NYS Republicans See Larger Strength In Local Wins

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Republicans say their party’s county executive wins in the Hudson Valley and elsewhere in New York State bode well for the 2014 governor’s race.

The New York Republican State Committee’s executive director Michael Lawler was celebrating in Westchester County Tuesday night with supporters of incumbent Republican County Executive Rob Astorino, who won re-election to a second term in a county where Democrats outnumber Republicans by about 2-to-1. Here’s Lawler.

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Hudson Valley News
6:20 am
Wed November 6, 2013

Westchester Voters Re-Elect County Executive Astorino

Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino
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In New York, Westchester County voters chose to keep their county executive in office another four years.

Incumbent Republican Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino thanked his roomful of supporters for his decisive win.

Democratic challenger Noam Bramson, who surprised even Astorino with how early he conceded the race, addressed his supporters around 10:30 Tuesday night.

As of early Wednesday morning, with 81 percent of districts reporting, Astorino led Bramson 55 percent to 45 percent, with about 76,000 votes to Bramson’s close to 62,000 votes.

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Hudson Valley News
3:31 am
Wed November 6, 2013

GOP Wins Three County Executive Races In The Hudson Valley

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Three counties in the Hudson Valley will stay in Republican hands.

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Hudson Valley News
9:36 pm
Mon November 4, 2013

Campaign Mailing Draws Criticism from U.S. Senator

A closely-watched county executive race in the Hudson Valley has one of New York’s U.S. Senators reacting to what Democrats say is a misleading campaign mailing.

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Hudson Valley News
10:15 am
Sun October 6, 2013

Two Counties Connect For College Student Internship Program

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Two neighboring county executives in New York’s Hudson Valley have unveiled a Web portal to connect college students with internships.

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Hudson Valley News
7:23 am
Wed September 4, 2013

Volunteer Events Leading Up To 9/11 Begin In Westchester

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An event kicking off a number of volunteer activities in Westchester County to commemorate the victims and heroes of September 11 took place Tuesday at Pace University.

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Hudson Valley News
2:26 pm
Sun August 18, 2013

Incumbent County Exec Takes Ruling On Party Line To A Higher Court

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After losing an appeal, a county executive in New York is taking his case to appear on a write-in line for an Independence Party primary to a higher court.

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Hudson Valley News
11:01 pm
Wed August 14, 2013

County Exec Appeals Ruling Over Independence Party Petition

The incumbent Republican in the race for Westchester County executive tried for a write-in bid to force a September primary for the Independence Party line. A party member sued, and now the county executive has appealed the decision. 

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Hudson Valley News
2:19 pm
Tue June 18, 2013

Westchester Legislators Approve Bill For Federal Housing Settlement

In New York, Westchester County legislators have approved legislation as part of a federal 2009 fair and affordable housing settlement.

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Hudson Valley News
8:10 am
Fri May 24, 2013

Westchester Officials Unite To Press For Mandate Relief

A newly-formed coalition in New York’s Hudson Valley is seeking relief from unfunded mandates.

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