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Shrestha Defeats Sheehan in 103rd Assembly District
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Shrestha Defeats Sheehan in 103rd Assembly District

Progressive Democrat Sarahana Shrestha won the 103rd Assembly seat Tuesday, defeating Republican Patrick Sheehan. According to the New York State Board of Elections, Shrestha won with 59 percent of the votes compared to Sheehan’s 38 percent. The 103rd Assembly District includes parts of Ulster and Dutchess counties in the Hudson […]

Mike Lawler adresses the crowd of Rockland County Republicans on election night.  Photo by Endy Cepeda.
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Maloney Upset, Riley Defeated and Ryan Triumphant — A Red Ripple Greets The Hudson Valley

The 2022 midterm elections, held this Tuesday, saw New York’s Hudson Valley become the frontline in what observers are calling a battleground state. In districts, now redrawn, that went to President Biden in 2020, Republicans have picked up two seats in Congress, and deposed DCCC Chair Sean Patrick Maloney, D-Cold […]