Wednesday, September 14, 2011
Democrats have held on to six seats in the New York State Assembly after winning special elections for slots vacated by Democratic incumbents.
Tuesday, September 13, 2011
Colin Campbell, the man behind the Brooklyn Politics blog, and Ben Smith, senior political writer for Politico, discuss the special elections taking place in the NY-9, 54th AD, and elsewhere in the area.
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Thursday, August 04, 2011
Democratic candidate David Weprin discusses his campaign to replace Anthony Weiner for the congressional seat representing NY-9 and what he would do if elected to Congress.
Tuesday, May 18, 2010
Pennsylvania holds a special election today to fill the seat of late Congressman John Murtha. The results of this election are considered by many to be a window into how the mid-term elections may play out. Democratic candidate Mark Critz is running against Republican Tim Burns, who got into politics through the Tea Party movement. Editor in Chief of The Tribune Democrat in Johnstown, Penn., Chip Minemyer has the latest on this special election.