|The Green Papers: 2009 General Election|
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|New York 2-year term. Election Cycle 2008, 2010. No Term Limit.|
|Partisan Composition: 27 Democratic, 2 Republican|
|Democratic; Independence; Working Families||80,833||50.09%||Congressman H. Scott Murphy
Democratic: 70,240; Independence: 6,754; Working Families: 3,839
FEC H0NY20079: $2,852,485
|Republican; Independence||8,582||5.30%||Assemblywoman Dierdre K. "Dede" Scozzafava
31 October 2009: Suspended her campaign. "In recent days, polls have indicated that my chances of winning this election are not as strong as we would like them to be. The reality that I’ve come to accept is that in today’s political arena, you must be able to back up your message with money—and as I’ve been outspent on both sides ... It is increasingly clear that pressure is mounting on many of my supporters to shift their support. Consequently, I hereby release those individuals who have endorsed and supported my campaign to transfer their support as they see fit to do so..."
1 November 2009: Endorsed William L. "Bill" Owens (Democratic; Working Families)
FEC H0NY23065: $382,983
|Political Parties Parties appear in parenthesis and italics when a candidate receives the endorsement of a given Party and/or official sources indicate a candidate's association with a particular Party but only where the Party in question does not appear on the actual ballot as such.|
|Major Third Parties|
|Other Third Parties|
| American Independent|
| Peace And Freedom|
| Working Families|
| No Ballot Designation|
|Write-in/Scattered/otherwise not readily classifiable|
Candidates for office appear on this page in italics where 'The Green Papers' does not yet have independent confirmation from a legal election authority that the person has been officially certified to appear on the ballot.
FEC indicates the Federal Election Commission (FEC) Campaign Finance Summary "Total Receipts" for candidates for Federal Office.
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