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Hillary Clinton - 2000

Filing Deadline (Major Parties): April, 2020
Filing Deadline (Independents): May, 2020
Filing Deadline (Other Parties): May, 2020
Primary: June, 2020
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This page was last updated on May 19, 2019


Andrew Cuomo (D)* - (Campaign Site)

Next State Constitutional Officer Elections in 2022.

Draft Thomas Dewey for Governor

Kathy Hochul (D)* - (Campaign Site)

Tom DiNapoli (D)* - (Campaign Site)

Tish James (D)* - (Campaign Site)

Eliot Spitzer for Attorney General


State Assembly (Republican Caucus)

State Senate
(Democratic Caucus - Republican Caucus)

Alan Hevesi for Comptroller


Chuck Schumer (D)* - (Senate Leadership Site) - (Campaign Site) - Next Election in 2022.

Jim Buckley - 1976

Kirsten Gillibrand (D)* - (Campaign Site) - Next Election in 2024.


District 1:
Lee Zeldin (R)* - (Campaign Site)
Perry Gershon (D) - Lending Corporation Executive & '18 Nominee

Nancy Goroff (D) - College Professor & Chemist

District 2:
Pete King (R)* - (Campaign Site)
Jackie Gordon (D) - Babylon Town Councilwoman, Retired Army Officer & Afghan War Veteran
Mike Sax (D) - Trump Impeachment Activist & '18 Candidate

Liuba Grechen Shirley (D) - Business Consultant, Democratic Activist & '18 Nominee

Carter-Mondale & Elaine Horowitz 1976

District 3:
Tom Suozzi (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Michael Weinstock (D) - Attorney & Ex-Volunteer Firefighter/EMT

Rob Zimmerman (D) - DNC Member, Marketing Firm Owner & '82 Nominee

Daniel Ross (I)
Josh Sauberman (I) - Insurance Broker, Ex-UN Policy Analyst & '18 Candidate

District 4:
Kathleen Rice (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Kevan Abrahams (D) - Nassau County Legislator, Ex-Congressional Aide & '14 Candidate
Siela Bynoe (D) - Nassau County Legislator & Housing Authority Official

Dave LeBlanc (D)

District 5:
Gregory Meeks (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Shaniyat Chowdhury (D) - Bartender, USMC Veteran & Democratic Socialist Activist
Scott Dennis (D) - Business Logistics Consultant

Raymond McGrath

District 6:
Grace Meng (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Matthew DiBono (D) - College Student
Tom Hillgardner (G) - Attorney & '18 Nominee

District 7:
Nydia Velazquez (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Avery Pereira (R) - Nonprofit Group Community Coordinator & GOP Activist

District 8:
Hakeem Jeffries (D)* - (House Democratic Caucus Chair Site) - (Campaign Site)

District 9:
Yvette Clarke (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Adem Bunkeddeko (D) - Brooklyn Community Board Member & '18 Candidate

Alex Hubbard (D)
Isiah James (D) - Graduate Student, Army Veteran & Democratic Socialist Activist
Joel Azumah (I) - Bus Company Owner, Civil Engineer & Frequent Candidate

Bertram Podell

District 10:
Jerrold Nadler (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Lindsey Boylan (D) - Ex-NY Depy Economic Development Secretary & Ex-Gubernatorial Aide
Amanda Frankel (D)

District 11:
Max Rose (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Michael Grimm (R) - Ex-Congressman, Ex-FBI Agent, USMC Veteran, Felon & '18 Candidate

Nicole Malliotakis (R) - State Assemblywoman & '17 NYC Mayor Nominee
Joey Saladino (R) - Internet Marketing Firm Owner  

District 12:
Carolyn Maloney (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Lauren Ashcraft (D) - Progressive Activist, Comedy Show Producer & Ex-Policy Analyst

Suraj Patel (D) - Businessman, Attorney, Ex-Obama White House Aide & '18 Candidate
Dawn Smalls (D) - Attorney, Ex-White House Aide & '19 NYC Public Advocate Candidate

Congressman Floyd Flake

District 13:
Adriano Espaillat (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Richard Habersham (D) - Actor & Real Estate Broker

District 14:
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Elizabeth Crowley (D) - Ex-NYC Councilwoman & '12 Candidate
John Cummings (R) - Teacher & Ex-Police Officer

Miguel Hernandez (R)
Ruth Papazian (R) - Medical Writer

Rich Valdes (R) - Radio Show Producer, Marketing Consultant & Ex-NJ Gubernatorial Aide

District 15:
[ Jose Serrano (D)* - Retiring in 2020. ]
Elías Alcántara (D) - Investment Executive & Ex-Obama White House Aide

Michael Blake (D) - State Assemblyman & Ex-Obama White House Aide

Marcos Crespo (D) - Bronx County Democratic Chair & State Assemblyman

Ruben Diaz Sr. (D) - NYC Councilman, Ex-State Sen, Evangelical Minister & Army Veteran

Nathalia Fernandez (D) - State Assemblywoman & Ex-Gubernatorial Aide
Melissa Mark-Viverito (D) - Ex-NYC Council Speaker & Ex-NYC Councilwoman

Chivona Renee Newsome (D) - Financial Advisor & Black Lives Matters Activists
Jonathan Ortiz (D) - Nonprofit Group Executive & Financial Counselor
Tomas Ramos (D) - Bronx River Community Center Director

Gustavo Rivera (D) - State Sen., Ex-Community Organizer & Ex-Legislative Aide
Amanda Septimo (D) - Ex-Congressional Aide & '18 State Assembly Candidate

Ritchie Torres (D) - NYC Councilman

John V Lindsay for NYC Mayor 1965

District 16:
Eliot Engel (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Kenneth Belvin (D) - Community Organizer

Andom Ghebreghiorgis (D) - Teacher

District 17:
Nita Lowey (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Johnny Jabbour (D) - Songwriter & Musician
Lucy Moreno-Casanova (D) - Community Garden Project Coordinator

District 18:
Sean Patrick Maloney (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Chele Farley (R) - Financial Executive, NYC GOP Finance Chair & '18 US Sen Nominee
Scott Smith (I) - Ex-Middletown Town Councilman, Teacher & Frequent Candidate

Bella Abzug for NYC Mayor - 1977

District 19:
Antonio Delgado (D)* - (Campaign Site)

District 20:
Paul Tonko (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Elizabeth Joy (R) - Realtor

District 21:
Elise Stefanik (R)* - (Campaign Site)
Tedra Cobb (D) - Ex-St. Lawrence County Legislator, Businesswoman & '18 Nominee

Jim Walsh for Congress

District 22:
Anthony Brindisi (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Stephen Cornwell (R) - Broome County District Attorney

George Phillips (R) - Ex-Broome County Legislator, Teacher & Frequent Nominee
Franklin Sager (R) - Teacher

Claudia Tenney (R) - Ex-Congresswoman, Ex-State Assemblywoman & Attorney

District 23:
Tom Reed (R)* - (Campaign Site)
Tracy Mitrano (D) - Cyber Security Consultant, Ex-University Dean & '18 Nominee
Scott Noren (D) - Dental Surgeon, Army Veteran & '12/'18 US Sen Candidate

District 24:
John Katko (R)* - (Campaign Site)
Dana Balter (D) - College Professor, Progressive Activist & '18 Nominee
Francis Conole (D) - Iraq War Veteran & Intelligence Analyst
Roger Misso (D) - Maritime Industry Senior Analyst, Navy Veteran & Ex-Congressional Aide

George Pataki & Amo Houghton

District 25:
Joe Morelle (D)* - (Campaign Site)

District 26:
Brian Higgins (D)* - (Campaign Site)

District 27:
Chris Collins (R)* - (Campaign Site)
David Bellavia (R) - Nonprofit Group Founder, Iraq War Veteran & Frequent Candidate
Steve Hawley (R) - State Assemblyman, Realtor, Insurance Agent & Army Veteran

Chris Jacobs (R) - State Sen. & Ex-Erie County Clerk

Stefan Mychajliw (R) - Erie County Comptroller & Ex-TV News Reporter
Rob Ortt (R) - State Sen, Ex-North Tonawanda Mayor & Afghan War Veteran
Carl Paladino (R) - Ex-Buffalo School Board Member, Real Estate Developer & '10 Gov Nominee
Ed Rath (R) - Erie County Legislator & Businessman
Ray Walter (R) - State Assemblyman & Attorney

Nate McMurray (D) - Ex-Grand Island Town Supervisor, Attorney & '18 Nominee

Mark Poloncarz (D) - Erie County Executive, Ex-Erie County Controller & Attorney

Duane Whitmer (L) - Accountant & Libertarian Activist


Conservative Party of New York State (C)
Constitution Party of New York (CNST)
New York State Democratic Party (D)
Green Party of New York State (G)
Independence Party of New York (IP)
Libertarian Party of New York (L)
New York Prohibition Party (P)
New York Reform Party (REF)
New York State Republican Party (R)
New York Right To Life Party (RTL)
Rent Is Too Damn High Party (RTDH)
Socialist Party of New York (SOC)
Serve America Movement Party (SAM)
Socialist Workers Party of New York (SWP)
Women's Equality Party (WEP)
Working Families Party (WF)

Al Lewis for Governor - Green Party


State Board of Elections

Women for Rudy Giuliani


Albany Times Union
Amsterdam Recorder
Buffalo Artvoice (Alternative)
Buffalo News
Buzzsaw Haircut (Ithaca College)
Capital Tonight
Chenango County Evening Sun
City Hall News
Daily Orange (Syracuse University)
East Hampton Independent
East Hampton Star
Elmira Star-Gazette
Empire Page Politics

Garza for Congress - Socialist Workers Party

Genesee Country Express
Glens Falls Post-Star
Gloversville Leader-Herald
Hamilton County News
Hillsdale Independent
Honeoye Falls Sentinel
Ithaca Times
LGNY (NYC - Gay & Lesbian)
Little Falls Evening Times
Livingston County Lake and Valley Clarion
LIPolitics.com (Long Island)

Mike Bloomberg for NYC Mayor 2005

Medina Journal-Register
Middletown Cable TV-6
Middletown Times-Herald Record
New York City Gotham Gazette
New York Daily News
New York Law Journal
New York Magazine
New York Newsday
- (Politics Section)
New York Observer
New York Post
New York Press (Alternative)
New York Times
- (Politics Section)
New York Village Voice
New York Wired
News-12 New York (Cablevision - Long Island/Bronx/Westchester)
NY1: News
Oswego Palladium-Times

Lenora Fulani for Governor

Rochester Democrat & Chronicle
Rome Sentinel
Schenectady Daily Gazette
Smithtown News
Staten Island Advance
Sullivan County Democrat
Syracuse Post-Standard
- (Election News)
Syracuse New Times
Troy Record
Urban Elephants
Watertown Daily News
Westchester Today
WRBW TV-16 (WB - Rochester)

Nelson Rockefeller for Governor 1962


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