Monday, September 08, 2008

Primary races ...

Here's the races and candidates I'll be focusing on in Niagara County on Tuesday night ... with Erie county races below.

NY 26th Congressional Democrat
Jack Davis
Jon Powers
Alice Kryzan

State Senate 60 Democrat
Antoine Thompson*
Mark Grisanti

State Senate 62 Conservative
George Maziarz*
Don Hobel

State Senate 62 Republican
George Maziarz*
Brian Grear

State Assembly 142 Republican
Mike Cole*
Jeff Bono
Jane Corwin
Lenny Roberto

State Assembly 148 Independence
Jim Hayes*
Janet Vullo

Royalton Town Council
Dan Bragg
Mary Cedeno

There's also a town justice race in Porter and a city court judge in Niagara Falls ... and several races for committeemen in Cambria, Lewiston, Pendleton, Porter, Wheatfield, the Falls, Lockport and North Tonawanda.




In Erie County, we'll be focusing on:

NY 26th Congressional Democrat
Jack Davis
Alice Kryzan
Jonathan Powers

State Senate 59 Democrat
Kathy Konst
Timothy Pawarski

State Senate 59 Republican
David DiPietro
Dale Volker*

State Senate 60 Democrat
Antoine Thompson*
Mark Grisanti

State Senate 61 Democrat
Joe Mesi, Democratic
Michele Ianello
Daniel Ward

State Senate 61 Independence
William Walters
Michael Ranzenhofer

State Assembly 142 Republican
Jane Corwin
Leonard Roberto
Michael Cole*
Jeffrey Bono

State Assembly 143 Democrat
John Kaczorowski
Dennis Gabryszak*

State Assembly 144 Democrat
Barbra Kavanaugh
Sam Hoyt*

State Assembly 144 Independence
Sam Hoyt*
Barbra Kavanaugh

State Senate 148 Independence
Janet Vullo
Jim Hayes*

Erie County Family Court Judge Democrat
E. Jeannette Ogden*
Barbara Nuchereno
Michael Feeley
Lisa Bloch Rodwin*

Erie County Family Court Judge Republican
Michael Feeley
Lisa Bloch Rodwin*
Barbara Nuchereno

Erie County Family Court Judge Independence
Barbara Nuchereno
Lisa Bloch Rodwin*

Erie County District Attorney Democrat
Frank Sedita III
Kenneth Case
Diane LaVallee



Don't forget, we'll be broadcasting results live on-air on both WLVL AM 1340 and WECK AM 1230 beginning at 9 p.m. Tuesday. We'll also broadcast online at weck1230.com ... and I plan on live blogging, too.

I've already secured interviews with several of the contenders as well as representatives from the Erie and Niagara County Boards of Elections.

Tom Christy will join me in studio ... so be sure to tune in ... following the Brad Riter show.

The peeps like Palin

The last web poll has concluded and most of the voters believe that John McCain's selection of Sarah Palin as his vice presidential running mate was a good one.

Click here for the full results.

The new poll will be a quickie ... just trying to gauge how many people will be tuned in Tuesday night for election returns. Don't forget, we go on at 9.

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