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Filing Deadline (Major Parties): April 7, 2022
Filing Deadline (Independents): May 2022
Filing Deadline (Other Parties): May 2022
Primary: June 28, 2022
Bold = Active Candidate
Italics = Potential Candidate
* = Incumbent
won = Winner
(Incumbent Party Listed First)

This page was last updated on January 18, 2022


[ Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) resigned effective August 24, 2021. ]
Kathy Hochul (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Alessandra Biaggi (D) - State Sen. & Attorney
Tom DiNapoli (D) - State Comptroller, Ex-State Assemblyman & Ex-School Board Member
Ron Kim (D) - State Assemblyman & Ex-Policy Analyst
Christine Quinn (D) - Ex-NYC Council Speaker, Ex-NYC Councilwoman & '13 NYC Mayor Candidate
Mike Spano (D) - Yonkers Mayor, Ex-State Assemblyman & Ex-Republican

Tom Suozzi (D) - Congressman, Ex-Nassau County Executive, Attorney & '06 Candidate
Jumaane Williams (D) - NYC Public Advocate, Ex-NYC Councilman & '18 Lt Gov Candidate
Rob Astorino (R) - Ex-Westchester Co Executive, Ex-Radio Producer, '14 Nom & '20 St Sen Nom
Mike Carpinelli (R) - Lewis County Sheriff & Army Veteran

John Catsimatidis (R) - Grocery Store Chain Owner & '13 NYC Mayor Candidate

Derrick Gibson (R) - Auto Transmission Shops Owner & Conservative Activist
Andrew Giuliani (R) - Ex-Trump White House Aide & Ex-Pro Golfer

Harry Wilson (R) - Businessman, Ex-Hedge Fund Manager & '10 State Comptroller Nominee

Lee Zeldin (R/C) - Congressman, Ex-State Sen., Attorney & Army Veteran

Howie Hawkins (G) - Socialist Activist, Retired Teamster, USMC Veteran & Frequent Candidate

Larry Sharpe (L) - Business Consultant, USMC Veteran & Frequent Candidate

Next State Constitutional Officer Elections in 2022.

Nelson Rockefeller for Governor 1962

Brian Benjamin (D)* - (Campaign Site
Alessandra Biaggi (D) - State Sen. & Attorney
David Bellavia (R/C) - Medal of Honor Recipient, Iraq War Veteran & '11/'12 US Rep Candidate

Tom DiNapoli (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Alessandra Biaggi (D) - State Sen. & Attorney

Tish James (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Michael Henry (R) - Attorney
Joe Holland (R) - Ex-State Housing Commissioner, Attorney, Businessman & Frequent Candidate
John Sarcone (R) - Attorney & Ex-GSA Regional Administrator

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.
Alessandra Biaggi (D) - State Sen. & Attorney

Justin Moore (D)
Moses Mugulusi (D) - Tax Preparer & Auditor

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D) - Congresswoman & Democratic Socialist Activist

Khaled Salem (D) - Businessman & Defense Contractor
Diane Sare (D) - LaRouche Activist & Frequent Candidate
Tyrrell Ben-Avi (R) - Author & '09 NYC Mayor Candidate
Pat Hahn (R) - Retired State Employee, Ex-Local Union President & '18 Candidate
Alex Mici (R) - Attorney, '21 NYC Council Nominee & '16 St Sen Nominee
Joseph Pinion III (R) - Marketing Consultant & Conservative Activist
Mark Szuszkiewicz (R) - Financial Advisor, '21 NYC Council Nominee & '20 St Assembly Nominee
Antoine Tucker (R) - Tattoo Shop Owner, Felon & '20 US Rep Candidate
Joel Anabilah-Azumah (I) - Bus Company Owner, Civil Engineer & Frequent Candidate
Walter Masterson (I) - Comedian & Digital Content Creator

Jim Buckley - 1976

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


District 1:
[ Lee Zeldin (R)* - Candidate for Governor in 2022. ]
Robert Cornicelli (R) - Retired Army Officer, City Sanitation Inspector & GOP Activist
Anthony Figliola (R) - Lobbyist & Ex-Brookhaven Deputy Town Supervisor

Neil Foley (R) - Brookhaven Town Councilman, Pharmaceutical Sales Executive & Ex-Teacher

Edward Moore (R) - Businessman
Nick Antonucci (D) - Teacher
Bridget Fleming (D) - Suffolk County Legislator, Ex-Town Councilwoman & '20 Candidate

Greg Fischer (D) - Business Consultant, Ex-Volunteer Firefighter & Frequent Candidate

Kara Hahn (D) - Suffolk County Legislator & Social Worker
Austin Smith (D) - Attorney & Democratic Activist
Yan Xiong (D) - Pastor, Retired Army Officer & Iraq War Veteran

District 2:
Andrew Garbarino (R)* - (Campaign Site)
Cait Corrigan (R) - Anti-Vaccine Activist
Mike Rakebrandt (R) - Police Officer & Navy Veteran
Jackie Gordon (D) - Ex-Babylon Councilwoman, Retired Army Officer & '20 Nominee
Muzib Huq (D) - Physician & Community Activist
Mike Sax (D) - Bookkeeper & '18/'20 Candidate

Carter-Mondale & Elaine Horowitz 1976

District 3:
[ Tom Suozzi (D)* - Candidate for Governor in 2022. ]
Melanie D'Arrigo (D) - Healthcare Advocate & Community Organizer
Jon Kaiman (D) - Ex-North Hempstead Town Supervisor, Ex-Dist. Court Judge & '16 Candidate
Josh Lafazan (D) - Nassau County Legislator
Reema Rassol (D) - Marketing Consultant & '21 Town Council Candidate
Rob Zimmerman (D) - DNC Member, Public Relations Executive & Frequent Candidate
George Santos (R) - Business Development Executive & '20 Nominee

District 4:
Kathleen Rice (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Bill Staniford (R) - Businessman & USMC Veteran

District 5:
Gregory Meeks (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Frankie Lozada (D) - Digital Marketing Consultant & Event Promoter

Raymond McGrath

District 6:
Grace Meng (D)*- (Campaign Site)
Jesus Gonzalez (R) - HR Manager & '20 St Sen Nominee

District 7:
Nydia Velazquez (D)* - (Campaign Site)

District 8:
Hakeem Jeffries (D)* - (House Democratic Caucus Chair Site) - (Campaign Site)
Queen Johnson (D) - HR Specialist & Community Activist
Clementine Vasquez (D) - Progressive Activist
Brian Mannix (F) - Ex-Sea Cliff Village Trustee, Teacher & Businessman

District 9:
Yvette Clarke (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Steven Green (D) - California Resident
Isiah James (D) - Graduate Student, Army Veteran, Dem Socialist Activist & '20 Candidate

Bertram Podell

District 10:
Jerrold Nadler (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Ian Anthony Medina (D) - Law School Graduate
Brian Robinson (D)
Ashmi Sheth (D) - Bank Regulation Associate
Bob Wyman (D) - Software Engineer & Home Geothermal HVAC Contractor
Benine Hamdan (R) - Risk Compliance Manager & Realtor

District 11:
Nicole Malliotakis (R)* - (Campaign Site)
Joe Caldarera (R) - Attorney & '20 Candidate

John Matland (R) - Ex-Hospital Worker & Anti-Vaccine Activist.
Andrew Wolfe (R) - Mortgage Loan Originator & Tax Preparer
Komi Agoda-Koussema (D) - College Professor
Brittany Ramos DeBarros (D) - Community Organizer, Afghan War Veteran & Peace Activist

Yesenia Mata (D) - Nonprofit Executive & Progressive Activist
Mark Murphy (D) - Businessman, Ex-Congressional Aide, '12 Nom & '21 Borough Pres Candidate

Max Rose (D) - Ex-Congressman, Ex-Defense Dept Official & Afghan War Veteran

District 12:
Carolyn Maloney (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Rana Abdelhamid (D) - Community Organizer & Nonprofit Founder
Jesse Cerrotti (D) - Community Organizer, Progressive Activist & '20 NYC Council Candidate
Maya Contreras (D) - Community Organizer, Actress, Writer & Progressive Activist
Mike Fitzgerald (D)
Suraj Patel (D) - Businessman, Attorney, Ex-Obama White House Aide & '18/'20 Candidate

Congressman Floyd Flake

District 13:
Adriano Espaillat (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Lindsey Williams (D)

District 14:
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Edgardo Marrero (D) - Police Officer

Sam Sloan (D) - Chess Journalist, Ex-Stockbroker, Libertarian Activist & Frequent Candidate

Desi Cuellar (R) - Restaurant Server
Tina Forte (R) - Businesswoman & Covid ReOpen Activist
Miguel Hernandez (R) - Condominium Superintendent & Construction Contractor
Mike Rendino (R) - Bronx GOP Chair, Bar Manager & Retired Firefighter
Jonathan Howe (L) - Attorney

District 15:
Ritchie Torres (D)* - (Campaign Site)

John V Lindsay for NYC Mayor 1965

District 16:
Jamaal Bowman (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Manuel Casanova (D) - Political Consultant & Sales Manager
Patrick Delices (R) - College Professor & Frequent Candidate

District 17:
Mondaire Jones (D)* - (Campaign Site)

District 18:
Sean Patrick Maloney (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Sakima McClinton (R) - Ex-School Board Member, Army Veteran & Frequent Candidate
Colin Schmitt (R) - State Assemblyman, Realtor & National Guard Soldier

Scott Smith (I) - Ex-Middletown Town Councilman, Teacher & Frequent Candidate

Bella Abzug for NYC Mayor - 1977

District 19:
Antonio Delgado (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Brandon Buccola (R)
Marc Molinaro (R) - Dutchess County Executive, Ex-Tivoli Mayor & '18 Gov Nominee

District 20:
Paul Tonko (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Justin Chaires (D) - Teacher & Community Activist
Jack Fallon-Underwood (D)
Cole Matthews (D) - City Aquatics Manager & Paramedic
Slava Rar (D) - Attorney
Liz Joy (R) - Realtor, Conservative Activist & '20 Nominee

District 21:
Elise Stefanik (R)* - (Campaign Site)
Lonny Koons (R) - Truck Driver & Iraq/Afghan War Veteran
Matt Castelli (D) - Ex-National Security Council Official & Ex-CIA Officer
Bridie Farrell (D) - Child Sexual Abuse Victims Advocate & Ex-Competitive Speed Skater
Matt Putorti (D) - Attorney & LGBT Rights Activist
Ezra Watson (D) - Equipment Engineer & Progressive Activist

Jim Walsh for Congress

District 22:
Claudia Tenney (R)* - (Campaign Site)
Elyssa Bolt (D) - Social Services Coordinator, Ex-Educator & Progressive Activist
Mikayla Ridley (D) - College Admissions Counselor
Josh Riley (D) - Attorney & Ex-Congressional Aide
Hal Stewart (I) - Marketing Executive & Navy Veteran

District 23:
[ Tom Reed (R)* - Retiring in 2022. ]
Hugh Bahar (R)

George Borrello (R) - State Sen.
Matthew Burr (R) - HR Consultant & College Professor

Mario Fratto (R) - Attorney

Joe Giglio (R) - State Assemblyman

Rich Moon (R) - Pharmacist & Businessman
J.P. Recotta (R)
Joe Sempolinski (R) - Steuben County GOP Chair, Consultant & Ex-Congressional Aide

P.J. Wendel (R) - Chautauqua County Executive, Ex-County Legislator & Ex-Teacher
Cathy Young (R) - Ex-State Sen., Ex-State Assemblywoman & Ex-County Legislator
Leslie Danks-Burke (D) - Feminist Activist & '16/'20 St Sen Nominee

District 24:
[ John Katko (R)* - Retiring in 2022. ]
Tim Ko (R/C) - Physician Assistant & Conservative Activist
Andrew McCarthy (R) - US Intelligence Analyst, Ex-Congressional Aide & USAF Veteran
John Murtari (R) - Parental Rights Activist, Engineer, USAF Veteran & '94 Candidate
Francis Conole (D) - Intelligence Analyst, Iraq War Veteran & '20 Candidate
Steve Holden (D) - Financial Management Consultant & Retired Army Officer
Sarah Klee Hood (D) - DeWitt Town Board Member, Project Manager & USAF Veteran

George Pataki & Amo Houghton

District 25:
Joe Morelle (D)* - (Campaign Site)
La'Ron SIngletary (R) - Ex-Rochester Police Chief

District 26:
Brian Higgins (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Eddie Egriu (D) - Businessman & '14/'20 Candidate
Steven Sams II (R) - Lawn Care Contractor & Army Veteran

District 27 - Eliminated in 2022:
Chris Jacobs (R)* - (Campaign Site)


Conservative Party of New York State (C)
Constitution Party of New York (CNST)
New York State Democratic Party (D)
Forward Party (F)
Green Party of New York State (G)
Independence Party of New York (IP)
- Alliance Party state affiliate
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)
Independent (I)
Write-In (WI)

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
City & State New York
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 (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)

Hillary Clinton - 2000


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