September 10, 2014
As expected, incumbent Andrew Cuomo won renomination, defeating Zephyr Teachout with about 62% of the vote to her 34%. While a blowout at first glance, the result was far narrower than anticipated. Teachout won the vote in some 20 counties, including Albany - home to the state capitol. Cuomo should win reelection against Republican Rob Astorino this November.
Nominees for the Congressional races for the state's 27 districts had previously been chosen. Approxmiately 1/4 of these elections should be competitive in November. The seats of 17 Democrats and 3 Republicans are seen as safe. To review these races, or to locate elected officials for any address in the country, check out our Who Represents Me feature.
He's likely to cross the threshold when this week's remaining delegates are awarded. However, if he comes up short, he'll almost certainly lock it up when Georgia polls close next Tuesday.
Nine-term term incumbent becomes 2nd member to lose primary in 2020
On one of the busier days of the reshuffled calendar, Joe Biden has a chance to clinch the nomination. However, a late change in Pennsylvania may delay that opportunity.
An increasingly blue state overall, the Cascade mountain range marks both a physical and political separation between largely liberal and conservative populations.
At the presidential level, the Magnolia State has voted for only one Democratic nominee since 1960. The population demographics drive remarkably consistent results every four years.