Slaughter, 85, was elected to Congress in 1987 and has built a reputation as a champion for women’s rights.
President Barack Obama has chosen a federal prosecutor in New York to become the next attorney general.
In a unanimous vote, lawmakers approved a new Democratic Elections Commissioner.
President Barack Obama began adjusting to a Congress under two-house GOP control for his final years in office.
For the first time in 50 years a Republican will represent voters in that district.
Rochester-area Democratic U.S. Rep. Louise Slaughter is in a surprisingly tight race in her bid for a 15th term.
Proposition one will change the way New York redraws state and congressional political boundaries.
Political analysts considered Cuomo a massive favorite over Republican Challenger Rob Astorino.
Although voter turnout is usually low, a few interesting races brought more voters out here in Western New York.
Democrat Marc Panepinto won a heated race for New York State Senate.
After winning the Republican primary, Kevin Stocker said he spent a year and a half going door to door to speak with voters.
Marc Panepinto won with 34 percent of the vote, Republican Kevin Stocker got 30 percent of the vote, Independent Mark Grisanti got 28 percen…
Democrat Marc Panepinto won the heated race for the 60th District New York State Senate seat. One thing that may have helped him was a divid…