VESTAL, NY (WSKG) — As his eight years in office draw to a close, Binghamton Mayor Rich David set final goals ahead of Jared Kraham assuming the position on Jan. 1.
ALBANY, NY (WSKG) - Democrats in New York have been absorbing the impact of some unexpected losses on Election night. They are debating what, if anything, they should do differently next year when several important races, including the contest for governor, occur. Republicans, meanwhile, see new hope for winning statewide offices in 2022.
ALBANY, NY (WSKG) - Even before 2021’s elections were over, the 2022 race for governor of New York heated up with State Attorney General Tish James announcing that she’d be running. James’ reports on the state’s handling of nursing home policy during the COVID-19 pandemic and her finding that Andrew Cuomo sexually harassed 11 women helped lead to the political downfall of the former governor.
ALBANY, NY (WSKG) - Rep. Tom Suozzi, a Democrat from Long Island, is “seriously considering” a run for governor in next year’s election, and will make a final decision by the end of the month, he told reporters Thursday. Suozzi said, if he ran, he would push back against the “far-left” wing of the party, which has gained momentum in Congress and the state Legislature in recent years.
HARRISBURG, PA (WSKG) — Pennsylvania counties confirmed voting in this week’s election went smoothly and no issues have cropped up that could affect the outcome of any races. Small glitches in places like Montgomery and Lehigh counties were similar to things that happen every election, the Department of State said.