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Numbers watchers at Bill Owens HQ in Plattsburgh. Photo: Mark Kurtz
Numbers watchers at Bill Owens HQ in Plattsburgh. Photo: Mark Kurtz

NY21: Nerves on both sides as Congressional race numbers come in

Brian Mann and David Sommerstein are camped out at the campaign headquarters of Bill Owens and Matt Doheny, respectively, as the two candidates for the 21st District Congressional seat wait out the results of what's been one of the toughest races the North Country has seen this season.

Brian Mann checked in with Martha Foley to talk about the mood at Owens HQ, and about his take on some of the other races.  Go to full article
Doheny inner circle watching tensely as results come in. Photo: David Sommerstein
Doheny inner circle watching tensely as results come in. Photo: David Sommerstein

NY21: Doheny supporters wait and hope

David Sommerstein is at Matt Doheny's campaign headquarters at the Italian-American Civic Association in Watertown (Owens is at an American Legion post in Plattsburgh). He talked with Martha Foley about how things are looking from there, and about the role spending might have played in the campaign.  Go to full article
NCPR reporter David Sommerstein calls in an live update from Matthew Doheny's campaign headquarters in Watertown. Photo: David Winters
NCPR reporter David Sommerstein calls in an live update from Matthew Doheny's campaign headquarters in Watertown. Photo: David Winters

Doheny camp settles in for a potentially long wait

The race for New York's 21st District Congressional race has been a tough, nasty, expensive slog, and it could be some time before we see the results.

Tonight David Sommerstein is at Republican candidate Matt Doheny's campaign headquarters in Watertown. He told Martha Foley that given all that, the feel at Doheny's campaign headquarter is surprisingly relaxed.  Go to full article
Brian Mann calls in from Owens HQ in Plattsburgh. Photo: Mark Kurtz
Brian Mann calls in from Owens HQ in Plattsburgh. Photo: Mark Kurtz

Waiting game as Owens camp awaits voter results

It could be a while before we see the results from the New York 21st District Congressional race. The ballots in the race were ordered impounded by a state supreme court justice yesterday, and a recount, if one is ordered, could take some time. Martha Foley spoke with Brian Mann, who's covering the race at Bill Owens headquarters in Plattsburgh.  Go to full article
Rep. Bill Owens addresses crowd in Greenwich, in Washington County. Photo: Brian Mann
Rep. Bill Owens addresses crowd in Greenwich, in Washington County. Photo: Brian Mann

NY21: Does Bill Owens have Main Street biz cred?

In these final days of the 2012 election, we're looking at the business backgrounds of the two top candidates for the North Country's House seat.

Democrat Bill Owens and Republican Matt Doheny are locked in a dead heat in these final days.

The question of business credibility has been a major issue out on the campaign trail, with both politicians claiming that they have the experience and know-how to help rebuild the region's long-suffering economy.  Go to full article

Candidates make final push

With Election Day looming Tuesday, candidates running for office have taken to the streets, going door to door to make their final pitches to voters.

Candidates say there are still undecided voters to win over. And they're encouraging people to simply go the polls, no matter whom they support.  Go to full article
Bill Owens (left) and Matt Doheny at the YNN NY21 Candidate Debate. Photo: Amanda Morrison, Watertown Daily Times provided courtesy YNN
Bill Owens (left) and Matt Doheny at the YNN NY21 Candidate Debate. Photo: Amanda Morrison, Watertown Daily Times provided courtesy YNN

NY21: Owens leads Doheny by one point, Siena poll finds

A new poll released Thursday morning from Siena Research Institute shows a massive shift of support away from Democrat Bill Owens.

According to the survey, Matt Doheny, the Republican challenger from Watertown, now trails the incumbent from Plattsburgh by just one point.  Go to full article
Bill Owens (left) and Matt Doheny at the YNN NY-21 Candidate Debate. Photo: Amanda Morrison, <em>Watertown Daily Times</em> provided courtesy YNN
Bill Owens (left) and Matt Doheny at the YNN NY-21 Candidate Debate. Photo: Amanda Morrison, Watertown Daily Times provided courtesy YNN

Owens, Doheny spar in last NY-21 debate

The two major party candidates met for the last debate in the North Country's Congressional race Thursday night in Watertown. Green Party candidate Don Hassig wasn't invited to the event hosted by YNN TV.

Incumbent Democrat Bill Owens and Republican Matt Doheny sparred on well-trodden ground, like tax cuts, the deficit, and Medicare.

They also differed, sharply at times, on a range of other issues, including the military.  Go to full article

Voters react to Owens-Doheny debate

While military issues were a big part of Thursday night's debate between congressional candidates Matt Doheny (R) and incumbent Bill Owens (D), the economy and unemployment were on most voters' minds. Joanna Richards took a sampling of public opinion right after the debate.  Go to full article

NY21 Debate: Candidates spar in Plattsburgh

Two of the three candidates for the North Country's congressional seat squared off in Plattsburgh Tuesday night for a debate sponsored by WPTZ television.

Green Party candidate Donald Hassig wasn't included in the debate, but the forum did include an opportunity for Republican challenger Matt Doheny and Democratic congressman Bill Owens to question each other about issues ranging from Medicare reform to trade with China.

The exchange was heated at times, with the two men accusing each other of misleading voters and embracing policies that hurt the North Country.  Go to full article

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