The original date was June 28. The order came after the Court of Appeals threw out New York’s congressional and state senate redistricting maps.
Iowa and New Hampshire would no longer go first; more diverse battleground states would move up
State Senator Andrew Gounardes declared victory in his re-election campaign after days of ballot counting.
"As we continue to count every ballot and are on track to dramatically narrow the gap by tens of thousands of votes to a 4-5 point margin, it is now clear that we will fall short of 50.1%."
The biggest difference between 2018 and 2020? The number of Democrats piling up in single districts, all trying to be the next AOC.
Tensions between Gulino and elected officials reached a boiling point last year when the party failed to get two Democratic State Supreme Court candidates on the ballot, handing the seats to Republicans.
Over the years, Felder has repeatedly stymied Democratic priorities, with votes against the New York Dream Act, speed cameras in school zones, and a ban on plastic bags, measures which finally passed this year.
With donation limits sky high, incumbent politicians and candidates in New York are motivated to hunt for a few wealthy individuals, corporations, or political action committees to fuel their campaigns.
For all the leftward exertions, the power of moderation also remained strong, with various intra-party forces pulling the Democrat-controlled legislature back to the center.
'You met people from all walks life [at Trump rallies']. It was fun, it became like a new found drug.'
'Donald Trump may not like it, but he and his administration will be held accountable to our laws and to the American people.'
If swaying voting behavior of the multifaceted and insular Orthodox community seems like a Sisyphean task, Morris says he can’t help himself: 'I was raised to believe that behind every no, there is a yes.'
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