The Green Papers: New York 2018 General Election
 
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Elections for Statewide offices and Congress
Federal Primary: Tuesday 26 June 2018
State / Local Primary: Thursday 13 September 2018
General Election: Tuesday 6 November 2018
Thursday 12 April 2018 - Filing Deadline - Federal Primary.
Thursday 19 April 2018 - Filing Deadline - Federal Opportunity to Ballot.
Tuesday 26 June 2018 - Federal Primary. Polling hours 6:00a-9:00p EDT (1000-0100 UTC). Polls open at 6:00a in New York City and the counties of Nassau, Suffolk, Westchester, Rockland, Orange, Putnam, Erie, and Dutchess. In all other counties, polls open at 12:00 noon. All polls close at 9:00p.
Thursday 12 July 2018 - Filing Deadline - Statewide Primary.
Thursday 19 July 2018 - Filing Deadline - Statewide Opportunity to Ballot.
Tuesday 31 July 2018 - Federal Filing Deadline - Independent.
Tuesday 21 August 2018 - State / Local Filing Deadline - Independent.
Thursday 13 September 2018 - State / Local Primary. Polling hours 6:00a-9:00p EDT (1000-0100 UTC). Polls open at 6:00a in New York City and the counties of Nassau, Suffolk, Westchester, Rockland, Orange, Putnam, Erie, and Dutchess. In all other counties, polls open at 12:00 noon. All polls close at 9:00p.
Tuesday 6 November 2018 - General Election. Polling hours 6:00a-9:00p EST (1100-0200 UTC).
 
Senators:2(Electoral Classes 1 and 3)
Governor:1 
2010 Census:19,421,055 (6.27% of 309,785,186)
2012, 2016, 2020 Electoral Votes:29(5.39% of 538)
2012-2020 Representatives:27(6.21% of 435)
Capital:Albany
 

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New York State and Local Government


Nominees for Special Elections are selected by the parties in each affected County. There are no primaries.


9 February 2017: A 5312 was introduced by Assemblymember Michael Cusick. The bill would move the primary for all non-presidential offices to the 4th Tuesday in June.

12 December 2013 / 29 October 2015: U.S. District Court Judge Gary L. Sharpe ruled that the New York 2012-2016 primaries for U.S. House and U.S Senate races will be held on the 4th Tuesday in June. The MOVE act requires 45 days between the Primary and the General Election for overseas ballots to be sent and returned. [Case 1:10-cv-01214-GLS-RFT]


On 2 March 2018, New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo (Democratic) signed AB8917 which, for 2018 only, moves the state and local partisan primary from Tuesday 11 September to Thursday 13 September. "... the 2018 fall primary shall be held on Thursday, September 13, 2018..." [Section 1].


2018 Political Calendar from the New York State Board of Elections.

Filings received for the June 26, 2018 Federal Primary Election and 2018 Federal Primary Certification to County Boards from the New York State Board of Elections.

Filings received for the September 13, 2018 Primary Election from the New York State Board of Elections.

 
           

U.S. Senate  6 year term. No Term Limit. 115th Senate  Senate Electoral Classes

Class 1
Seat up for regular election
Democratic Senator  Kirsten Elizabeth Gillibrand
23 January 2009: Appointed by Governor David Paterson to fill the vacancy caused by the 21 January 2009 resignation of Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton in order to enter upon her duties as U.S. Secretary of State. Sworn 27 January 2009 to serve until a Special Election was held in November 2010 for the remainder of the term ending 3 January 2013. First elected in a special election: 2010; re-elected: 2012
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 6 November 2018
 Candidate list (3)
  Candidate Democratic; Independence; Women's Equality; Working Families     Senator  Kirsten Elizabeth Gillibrand
FEC S0NY00410; 31 Mar 18; Tot $14,140,012; Dsb $5,791,619
  Candidate Republican; Reform; Conservative     Chele Chiavacci Farley
5 April 2018: Reform Petitions invalid.

FEC S8NY00215; 31 Mar 18; Tot $507,329; Dsb $120,367
  Candidate Libertarian     Aaron Commey

Class 3 Democratic Senator  Charles E. "Chuck" Schumer
First elected: 1998; re-elected: 2004, 2010, 2016.
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 8 November 2022

Governor  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2014, 2018. Term Limit: None, All Governors

Chair up for regular election Democratic Governor  Andrew M. Cuomo
First elected: 2010; re-elected: 2014
Chair up for regular election: Tuesday 6 November 2018
 Candidate list (7)
  Candidate Democratic; Independence     Governor  Andrew M. Cuomo
  Candidate Democratic; Working Families     Cynthia Nixon
  Candidate Republican     former state Housing Commissioner Joseph H. "Joe" Holland
18 January 2018: Filed with the FEC (S8NY00207) to run for the U.S. Senate Class 1 seat.
15 February 2018: Announced he would run for Governor.
  Candidate Republican; Conservative     Dutchess County Executive  Marcus J. "Marc" Molinaro
4 January 2018: "... I will not be a Republican candidate for governor ...."
2 March 2018: Re-entered.
  Candidate Green     Howie Hawkins
for Lieutenant Governor: Jia Lee
  Candidate Libertarian     Larry Sharpe
  Candidate Reform     former Erie County Executive Joel Giambra

Lieutenant Governor  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2014, 2018. Elected on a ticket with (but may be nominated separately from) the Governor

Seat up for regular election Democratic Lieutenant Governor  Kathleen Courtney "Kathy" Hochul
First elected: 2014.
Previously served in the U.S. House: 2011-2013
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 6 November 2018
 Candidate list (5)
  Candidate Democratic; Independence     Lieutenant Governor  Kathleen Courtney "Kathy" Hochul
  Candidate Democratic     New Yord City Council Member  Jumaane D. Williams
  Candidate Republican     New York City Councilman  Eric A. Ulrich
  Candidate Green     Jia Lee
Howie Hawkins running mate
  Candidate Libertarian     Andrew Hollister

115th U.S. House of Representatives  2-year term. Election Cycle 2018, 2020. No Term Limit. 115th House
Partisan Composition (primary disposition):
9 Republican (9 Undetermined);
17 Democratic (17 Undetermined);
1 Vacancy

Incumbent - 115th Congress
CD 1
Seat up for regular election
Republican Congressman  Lee Michael Zeldin
First elected: 2014
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 6 November 2018
 Candidate list (7) - 116th Congress
  Candidate Democratic     former Suffolk County Legislator Kate M. Browning
FEC H8NY01197; 31 Mar 18; Tot $368,282; Dsb $111,168
  Candidate Democratic     Elaine DiMasi
FEC H8NY01189; 31 Mar 18; Tot $85,741; Dsb $71,185
  Candidate Democratic     Perry Gershon
FEC H8NY01155; 31 Mar 18; Tot $1,410,663; Dsb $347,382
  Candidate Democratic     David Pechefsky
FEC H8NY01163; 31 Mar 18; Tot $236,225; Dsb $94,588
  Candidate Democratic     former Suffolk County Legislator Vivian M. Viloria-Fisher
FEC H2NY01042; 31 Mar 18; Tot $97,947; Dsb $36,355
  Candidate Republican     Congressman  Lee Michael Zeldin
FEC H8NY01148; 31 Mar 18; Tot $2,467,972; Dsb $1,339,420
  Candidate Working Families     Patricia Latzman

Incumbent - 115th Congress
CD 2
Seat up for regular election
Republican Congressman  Peter T. "Pete" King
First elected: 1992
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 6 November 2018
 Candidate list (4, 1 write-in) - 116th Congress
  Candidate Democratic     Liubov "Liuba" Grechen Shirley
FEC H8NY02104; 31 Mar 18; Tot $326,575; Dsb $126,406
  Candidate Democratic; Independence; Women's Equality; Working Families     Suffolk County Legislator  DuWayne Gregory
FEC H6NY02124; 31 Mar 18; Tot $91,870; Dsb $36,164
  Candidate Republican; Reform; Conservative     Congressman  Peter T. "Pete" King
FEC H2NY03089; 31 Mar 18; Tot $678,735; Dsb $400,187
  Candidate Libertarian     Paul D. Ripperger
  Candidate Not readily classifiable     Mike Sax
New York Party

FEC H8NY02088; 31 Mar 18; Tot $39,118; Dsb $39,054

Incumbent - 115th Congress
CD 3
Seat up for regular election
Democratic Congressman  Thomas R. "Tom" Suozzi
First elected: 2016
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 6 November 2018
 Candidate list (4) - 116th Congress
  Candidate Democratic; Reform; Independence; Women's Equality; Working Families     Congressman  Thomas R. "Tom" Suozzi
FEC H6NY03247; 31 Mar 18; Tot $1,680,955; Dsb $357,969
  Candidate Republican; Conservative     Dan DeBono
FEC H8NY03151; 31 Mar 18; Tot $200,566; Dsb $81,991
  Candidate Independent     Joshua A. "Josh" Sauberman
FEC H8NY03177; 31 Mar 18; Tot $7,007; Dsb $5,712
  Candidate No Party Affiliation     Constantinos "Costa" Michailidis
FEC H8NY03169; 15 Jan 18; Tot $3,213; Dsb $3,213

Incumbent - 115th Congress
CD 4
Seat up for regular election
Democratic Congressman  Kathleen M. Rice
First elected: 2014
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 6 November 2018
 Candidate list (2) - 116th Congress
  Candidate Democratic     Congressman  Kathleen M. Rice
FEC H4NY04075; 31 Mar 18; Tot $856,624; Dsb $608,432
  Candidate Republican     Ameer Benno
FEC H8NY04084

Incumbent - 115th Congress
CD 5
Seat up for regular election
Democratic Congressman  Gregory Weldon Meeks
First elected: 3 February 1998 in Special Election re: resignation of Congressman Floyd Flake, 17 November 1997
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 6 November 2018
 Candidate list (3) - 116th Congress
  Candidate Democratic     Carl H. Achille
FEC H8NY05107; 31 Mar 18; Tot $5,614; Dsb $2,045
  Candidate Democratic     Mizanur Rahman "Mizan" Choudhury
FEC H8NY05123; 31 Mar 18; Tot $15,872; Dsb $10,126
  Candidate Democratic     Congressman  Gregory Weldon Meeks
FEC H8NY06048; 31 Mar 18; Tot $621,052; Dsb $620,146

Incumbent - 115th Congress
CD 6
Seat up for regular election
Democratic Congressman  Grace Meng
First elected: 2012
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 6 November 2018
 Candidate list (3) - 116th Congress
  Candidate Democratic     Congressman  Grace Meng
FEC H2NY06116; 31 Mar 18; Tot $841,471; Dsb $696,838
  Candidate Green     Thomas J. "Tom" Hillgardner
FEC H8NY06113
  Candidate Libertarian     Christopher Robbin Fuentes-Padilla
FEC H2NY06165

Incumbent - 115th Congress
CD 7
Seat up for regular election
Democratic Congressman  Nydia Margarita Velázquez
First elected: 1992
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 6 November 2018
 Candidate list (1) - 116th Congress
  Candidate Democratic     Congressman  Nydia Margarita Velázquez
FEC H2NY00010; 31 Mar 18; Tot $670,484; Dsb $418,977

Incumbent - 115th Congress
CD 8
Seat up for regular election
Democratic Congressman  Hakeem S. Jeffries
First elected: 2012
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 6 November 2018
 Candidate list (2) - 116th Congress
  Candidate Democratic     Congressman  Hakeem S. Jeffries
FEC H2NY10092; 31 Mar 18; Tot $834,025; Dsb $685,672
  Candidate Democratic     Jessica White

Incumbent - 115th Congress
CD 9
Seat up for regular election
Democratic Congressman  Yvette D. Clarke
First elected: 2006
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 6 November 2018
 Candidate list (6) - 116th Congress
  Candidate Democratic     Brooklyn Community Board Member Adem Bunkeddeko
FEC H8NY09158; 31 Mar 18; Tot $200,949; Dsb $121,171
  Candidate Democratic     Congressman  Yvette D. Clarke
FEC H4NY11138; 31 Mar 18; Tot $610,374; Dsb $422,380
  Candidate Republican     Earl Blum
  Candidate Republican     Lutchi Gayot
FEC H8NY09174; 31 Mar 18; Tot $2,500; Dsb $0
  Candidate Independence     John Joseph Joyner, Jr.
Has filed with the FEC as Democratic, Independence, Republican.

FEC H8NY09166
  Candidate Unaffiliated     Joel Anabilah-Azumah
FEC H4NY09090

Incumbent - 115th Congress
CD 10
Seat up for regular election
Democratic Congressman  Jerrold Lewis "Jerry" Nadler
First elected in a special election (re: to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Congressman Theodore S. Weiss): 1992
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 6 November 2018
 Candidate list (3) - 116th Congress
  Candidate Democratic     Holly Lynch
FEC H8NY10081; 31 Mar 18; Tot $515,371; Dsb $451,318
  Candidate Democratic     Congressman  Jerrold Lewis "Jerry" Nadler
FEC H2NY17071; 31 Mar 18; Tot $813,673; Dsb $1,017,318
  Candidate Republican     Naomi Levin
FEC H8NY10099

Incumbent - 115th Congress
CD 11
Seat up for regular election
Republican Congressman  Daniel M. "Dan" Donovan, Jr.
First elected in a Special Election: 5 May 2015 (re: resignation of Congressman Michael G. "Mike" Grimm)
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 6 November 2018
 Candidate list (10) - 116th Congress
  Candidate Democratic     Alfred Michael "Mike" Decillis
FEC H8NY11097; 31 Dec 17; Tot $18,421; Dsb $24,631
  Candidate Democratic     Michael DeVito, Jr.
FEC H8NY11089; 31 Mar 18; Tot $40,338; Dsb $34,241
  Candidate Democratic     Zach Emig
FEC H8NY11071; 31 Mar 18; Tot $45,423; Dsb $38,053
  Candidate Democratic     Radhakrishna Mohan
FEC H8NY11139; 31 Mar 18; Tot $68,903; Dsb $18,359
  Candidate Democratic     Max Rose
FEC H8NY11113; 31 Mar 18; Tot $1,231,948; Dsb $340,349
  Candidate Democratic     Paul Sperling
FEC H8NY11121
  Candidate Democratic     Omar M. Vaid
FEC H8NY11105; 31 Mar 18; Tot $160,747; Dsb $91,708
  Candidate Republican     Mark-Christian Anthony Aubin
FEC H8NY11147
  Candidate Republican     Congressman  Daniel M. "Dan" Donovan, Jr.
FEC H6NY11174; 31 Mar 18; Tot $1,177,520; Dsb $624,408
  Candidate Republican     former Congressman  Michael G. Grimm
First elected 2010; re-elected 2012, 2014. Resigned 5 January 2015, prior to being seated.

FEC H0NY13074; 31 Mar 18; Tot $366,460; Dsb $59,380

Incumbent - 115th Congress
CD 12
Seat up for regular election
Democratic Congressman  Carolyn Bosher Maloney
First elected: 1992
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 6 November 2018
 Candidate list (4) - 116th Congress
  Candidate Democratic     Sander Hicks
FEC H8NY12137; 31 Mar 18; Tot $12,411; Dsb $12,473
  Candidate Democratic     Congressman  Carolyn Bosher Maloney
FEC H2NY14037; 31 Mar 18; Tot $1,359,272; Dsb $904,034
  Candidate Democratic     Suraj Patel
FEC H8NY12129; 31 Mar 18; Tot $1,086,514; Dsb $485,382
  Candidate Republican     Eliot Rabin

Incumbent - 115th Congress
CD 13
Seat up for regular election
Democratic Congressman Adriano Espaillat
First elected: 2016
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 6 November 2018
 Candidate list (4) - 116th Congress
  Candidate Democratic     Congressman Adriano Espaillat
FEC H2NY13096; 31 Mar 18; Tot $544,093; Dsb $274,353
  Candidate Democratic     James Felton Keith
  Candidate Democratic     Jefferson Thomas
FEC H8NY13143
  Candidate Republican     Jineea Butler
FEC H8NY13150

Incumbent - 115th Congress
CD 14
Seat up for regular election
Democratic Congressman  Joseph "Joe" Crowley
First elected: 1998
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 6 November 2018
 Candidate list (2) - 116th Congress
  Candidate Democratic     Congressman  Joseph "Joe" Crowley
FEC H8NY07046; 31 Mar 18; Tot $2,787,707; Dsb $2,316,701
  Candidate Democratic     Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
FEC H8NY15148; 31 Mar 18; Tot $126,896; Dsb $78,372

Incumbent - 115th Congress
CD 15
Seat up for regular election
Democratic Congressman  José Enrique Serrano
First elected in special election (re: to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of Congressman Robert Garcia): 1990
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 6 November 2018
 Candidate list (1) - 116th Congress
  Candidate Democratic     Congressman  José Enrique Serrano
FEC H0NY18065; 31 Mar 18; Tot $150,164; Dsb $107,582

Incumbent - 115th Congress
CD 16
Seat up for regular election
Democratic Congressman  Eliot Lance Engel
First elected: 1988
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 6 November 2018
 Candidate list (4) - 116th Congress
  Candidate Democratic     Joyce N. Briscoe
FEC H8NY16104
  Candidate Democratic; Women's Equality; Working Families     Congressman  Eliot Lance Engel
FEC H8NY19058; 31 Mar 18; Tot $603,499; Dsb $734,962
  Candidate Democratic     Derickson K. Lawrence
FEC H6NY16132; 31 Mar 18; Tot $4,620; Dsb $3,404
  Candidate Democratic     former Scarsdale School Board Member Jonathan Lewis
FEC H8NY16096; 31 Mar 18; Tot $627,341; Dsb $247,507

Incumbent - 115th Congress
CD 17
Seat up for regular election
Democratic Congressman  Nita M. Lowey
First elected: 1988
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 6 November 2018
 Candidate list (2) - 116th Congress
  Candidate Democratic; Women's Equality; Working Families     Congressman  Nita M. Lowey
FEC H8NY20056; 31 Mar 18; Tot $1,041,354; Dsb $593,529
  Candidate Reform     Joseph J. "Joe" Ciardullo
FEC H8NY17102

Incumbent - 115th Congress
CD 18
Seat up for regular election
Democratic Congressman  Sean Patrick Maloney
First elected: 2012
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 6 November 2018
 Candidate list (4) - 116th Congress
  Candidate Democratic; Independence; Women's Equality; Working Families     Congressman  Sean Patrick Maloney
FEC H2NY22139; 31 Mar 18; Tot $2,202,697; Dsb $795,878
  Candidate Republican     Jarred Robert Buchanan
FEC H8NY18266
  Candidate Republican; Reform; Conservative     Orange County Legislator  James D. O'Donnell
FEC H8NY18274
  Candidate No Party Affiliation     former Middletown Town Councilman Scott A. Smith
FEC H4NY18109; 31 Mar 18; Tot $208; Dsb $233

Incumbent - 115th Congress
CD 19
Seat up for regular election
Republican Congressman  John J. Faso
First elected: 2016
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 6 November 2018
 Candidate list (14) - 116th Congress
  Candidate Democratic     Jeffrey "Jeff" Beals
FEC H8NY19215; 31 Mar 18; Tot $264,437; Dsb $178,058
  Candidate Democratic     David J. "Dave" Clegg
FEC H8NY19231; 31 Mar 18; Tot $650,045; Dsb $198,116
  Candidate Democratic     Erin Collier
FEC H8NY19256; 31 Mar 18; Tot $92,321; Dsb $31,032
  Candidate Democratic     Antonio Delgado
FEC H8NY19181; 31 Mar 18; Tot $1,943,064; Dsb $743,126
  Candidate Democratic     Brian Flynn
FEC H8NY19173; 31 Mar 18; Tot $1,405,416; Dsb $507,767
  Candidate Democratic     Gareth Thomas Rhodes
FEC H8NY19199; 31 Mar 18; Tot $685,160; Dsb $207,230
  Candidate Democratic     Patrick "Pat" Ryan
FEC H8NY19223; 31 Mar 18; Tot $1,330,108; Dsb $371,041
  Candidate Republican; Reform; Conservative; Independence     Congressman  John J. Faso
FEC H6NY19169; 31 Mar 18; Tot $1,662,240; Dsb $775,838
  Candidate Green     former New Paltz School Board Member Steven "Steve" Greenfield
FEC H2NY22097
  Candidate Libertarian     Victoria Alexander
  Candidate Working Families     Bob Cohen
FEC H8NY19280
  Candidate Independent     Dal Lamagna
FEC H8NY19272
  Candidate Independent     Diane Neal
FEC H8NY19249
  Candidate Independent     Luisa Parker
FEC H8NY19264

Incumbent - 115th Congress
CD 20
Seat up for regular election
Democratic Congressman  Paul David Tonko
First elected: 2008
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 6 November 2018
 Candidate list (2) - 116th Congress
  Candidate Democratic; Reform; Women's Equality; Working Families     Congressman  Paul David Tonko
FEC H8NY21203; 31 Mar 18; Tot $632,936; Dsb $605,475
  Candidate Republican     Francis J. "Joe" Vitollo

Incumbent - 115th Congress
CD 21
Seat up for regular election
Republican Congressman  Elise M. Stefanik
First elected: 2014
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 6 November 2018
 Candidate list (10) - 116th Congress
  Candidate Democratic     Tedra Lynne Cobb
FEC H8NY21245; 31 Mar 18; Tot $293,931; Dsb $97,424
  Candidate Democratic     Emily Martz
FEC H8NY21260; 31 Mar 18; Tot $215,097; Dsb $137,755
  Candidate Democratic     Patrick F. Nelson
FEC H2NY21115; 31 Mar 18; Tot $53,620; Dsb $49,184
  Candidate Democratic     Dylan Ratigan
FEC H8NY21344; 31 Mar 18; Tot $150,948; Dsb $24,770
  Candidate Democratic; Working Families     Kathryn K. "Katie" Wilson
FEC H8NY21252; 31 Mar 18; Tot $167,313; Dsb $93,256
  Candidate Republican     Russell J. "Russ" Finley
FEC H8NY21278
  Candidate Republican     Steven C. Schnibbe
FEC H8NY21310
  Candidate Republican; Reform; Conservative; Independence     Congressman  Elise M. Stefanik
FEC H4NY21079; 31 Mar 18; Tot $1,439,670; Dsb $679,989
  Candidate Green     Lynn Sandra Kahn
FEC H8NY21351
  Candidate Libertarian     Christopher "Chris" Schmidt

Incumbent - 115th Congress
CD 22
Seat up for regular election
Republican Congressman  Claudia Tenney
First elected: 2016
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 6 November 2018
 Candidate list (2) - 116th Congress
  Candidate Democratic; Independence; Women's Equality; Working Families     state Assemblyman  Anthony J. Brindisi
FEC H8NY22151; 31 Mar 18; Tot $1,277,695; Dsb $331,068
  Candidate Republican; Reform; Conservative     Congressman  Claudia Tenney
FEC H4NY22051; 31 Mar 18; Tot $1,458,418; Dsb $796,477

Incumbent - 115th Congress
CD 23
Seat up for regular election
Republican Congressman  Thomas W. "Tom" Reed, II
First elected in a special election [to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of Congressman Eric J. J. Massa (Democratic)] and General Election: 2 November 2010.
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 6 November 2018
 Candidate list (8) - 116th Congress
  Candidate Democratic     Linda Andrei
FEC H8NY23225; 31 Mar 18; Tot $260,310; Dsb $49,775
  Candidate Democratic     Max Harold Della Pia
FEC H8NY23175; 31 Mar 18; Tot $117,346; Dsb $40,873
  Candidate Democratic     Ian Golden
FEC H8NY23167; 31 Mar 18; Tot $85,658; Dsb $62,425
  Candidate Democratic; Women's Equality; Working Families     Tracy "SafeGov" Mitrano
FEC H8NY23183; 31 Mar 18; Tot $113,523; Dsb $47,902
  Candidate Democratic     Edward A. "Eddie" Sundquist
FEC H8NY23134; 31 Mar 18; Tot $94,243; Dsb $87,714
  Candidate Republican; Conservative; Independence     Congressman  Thomas W. "Tom" Reed, II
FEC H0NY29054; 31 Mar 18; Tot $2,087,722; Dsb $1,118,155
  Candidate Independent     James Brian "Lone Crow" Clasby
FEC H8NY23191
  Candidate Independent     Ulysses Town Board Member  John G. "J.G." Hertzler
Running as Mark Twain.

FEC H8NY23159

Incumbent - 115th Congress
CD 24
Seat up for regular election
Republican Congressman  John M. Katko
First elected: 2014
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 6 November 2018
 Candidate list (4) - 116th Congress
  Candidate Democratic; Women's Equality; Working Families     Dana Balter
FEC H8NY24090; 31 Mar 18; Tot $193,345; Dsb $118,268
  Candidate Democratic     Juanita D. Perez Williams
FEC H8NY24132
  Candidate Republican; Reform; Conservative; Independence     Congressman  John M. Katko
FEC H4NY24073; 31 Mar 18; Tot $1,414,905; Dsb $452,664
  Candidate Independent     William Henry "Bill" Bass, Jr.
10 April 2018: Will run as an Independent rather than a Democrat.

FEC H8NY24116; 31 Mar 18; Tot $13,522; Dsb $3,517

Incumbent - 115th Congress
CD 25
Seat up for regular election
Vacant
Democratic Congressman  Louise McIntosh Slaughter
First elected: 1986
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 6 November 2018
Vacant Office - 16 March 2018: Died following a fall at aged 88.
 Candidate list (5) - 116th Congress
  Candidate Democratic     Rachel A. Barnhart
FEC H8NY25121
  Candidate Democratic     Rochester City Councilman  Adam C. McFadden
FEC H8NY25139
  Candidate Democratic; Independence; Women's Equality; Working Families     state Assemblyman  Joseph D. "Joe" Morelle
FEC H8NY25105
  Candidate Democratic     Brighton Town Board Member  Robin R. Wilt
FEC H8NY25113; 31 Mar 18; Tot $10,798; Dsb $211
  Candidate Republican; Reform; Conservative     James T. "Jim" Maxwell
FEC H8NY25097; 31 Mar 18; Tot $605,888; Dsb $78,794

Incumbent - 115th Congress
CD 26
Seat up for regular election
Democratic Congressman  Brian M. Higgins
First elected: 2004
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 6 November 2018
 Candidate list (3) - 116th Congress
  Candidate Democratic; Women's Equality; Working Families     Congressman  Brian M. Higgins
FEC H4NY27076; 31 Mar 18; Tot $721,229; Dsb $453,362
  Candidate Republican     Rosanne DiPizio
FEC H8NY26129
  Candidate Republican     Renee Marie Zeno
FEC H8NY26137

Incumbent - 115th Congress
CD 27
Seat up for regular election
Republican Congressman  Christopher Carl "Chris" Collins
First elected: 2012
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 6 November 2018
 Candidate list (4) - 116th Congress
  Candidate Democratic; Women's Equality; Working Families     Grand Island Town Supervisor  Nathan Douglas "Nate" McMurray
FEC H8NY27176; 31 Mar 18; Tot $41,786; Dsb $5,280
  Candidate Republican     James Paul "Jim" Banks
FEC H8NY27119
  Candidate Republican; Conservative; Independence     Congressman  Christopher Carl "Chris" Collins
FEC H8NY29032; 31 Mar 18; Tot $1,080,983; Dsb $511,112
  Candidate Reform     Lawrence Mark "Larry" Piegza
FEC H8NY27150; 31 Mar 18; Tot $2,554; Dsb $1,925

Attorney General  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2014, 2018

Seat up for regular election Democratic acting Attorney General Barbara Underwood
8 May 2018: The Solicitor General of New York (an appointive position) is now Acting Attorney General. Both chambers of the state Legislature will select a successor.
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 6 November 2018
 Candidate list (5)
  Candidate Democratic     Tish James
  Candidate Republican     Manny Alicandro
  Candidate Green     Michael H. Sussman
  Candidate Libertarian     Chris Garvey
  Candidate Independence     Vincent J. Messina, Jr.
 Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman (Democratic), who was first elected in 2010 and re-elected in 2014, announced his resignation on 7 May 2018 effective close of business 8 May 2018.
The Solicitor General of New York (an appointive position) ascended to the position of Acting Attorney General on 8 May 2018. The state Legislature (both chambers) will select a successor.

Comptroller  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2014, 2018

Seat up for regular election Democratic Comptroller  Thomas P. "Tom" DiNapoli
Chosen by the State Legislature to succeed Alan Hevesi (who had resigned in December 2006): 7 February 2007. First elected: 2010; re-elected: 2014
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 6 November 2018
 Candidate list (3)
  Candidate Democratic; Independence     Comptroller  Thomas P. "Tom" DiNapoli
  Candidate Republican     Jonathan Trichter
  Candidate Libertarian     former Tuckahoe School Board Member Cruger Gallaudet
 

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 Parties   Those parties which received electoral votes through winning a plurality of a state's [or the District of Columbia's] popular vote in any presidential election between 1984 and 2016. See Classification of Political parties.
  Democratic (affiliates): 24 incumbents, 1 candidate
  Republican: 9 incumbents, 3 candidates
Major Third Parties   Any Party, other than a Major Party, receiving a minimum of 15/100ths of 1 percent of the nationwide popular vote in any presidential election between 1984 and 2016. See Classification of Political parties.
  Constitution (affiliates)
  Green (affiliates): 6 candidates
  Libertarian: 9 candidates
  Reform (affiliates): 2 candidates
Other Third Parties
  America First
  Conservative: 1 candidate
  Independence (affiliates): 1 candidate
  Justice Party
  Liberal
  Rent is 2 Damn High
  Right to Life
  Socialist Party USA
  Tea
  Unity
  Women's Equality: 1 candidate
  Working Families: 1 candidate
Independents
  (blank)
  Independent: 7 candidates
  No Party Affiliation: 2 candidates
  Unaffiliated: 1 candidate
Write-in/Scattered/otherwise not readily classifiable
  Not readily classifiable: 1 candidate
 
Candidates running under the banner of more than one party are counted towards each party's total. A candidate who has lost a primary or is apparently no longer a candidate is not counted.

Notes

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.

Primary dates marked "presumably" and polling times marked "reportedly" are based on unofficial or estimated data (especially as regards local variations from a jurisdictionwide statutory and/or regulatory standard) and are, thereby, subject to change.

"FEC" indicates the Federal Election Commission (FEC) Campaign Finance Summary.

When available, we post each candidate's FEC identification number, the date of their most recently filed Report of Receipts and Disbursements, their "Tot" [Total Receipts (contributions received or what came in: FEC Form 3, Line 16, Column B)] and their "Dsb" [Total Disbursements (expenditures or what was spent: FEC Form 3, Line 23, Column B)]. A link is provided to the Federal Election Commission's Summary Report for those who might wish to explore the details.

If a candidate raises or spends $5,000 or less, he or she is not subject to FEC reporting requirements.


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Election Authority
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Legislature   Links to State Legislatures
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  New York State Assembly
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Republican
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Third Party
  Conservative Party of New York State
  Constitution Party of New York
  Green Party of New York State
  Independence Party of New York State
  Justice Party of New York
  Liberal Party
  Libertarian Party of New York
  Libertarian Party of New York
  Right to Life - 9th Judicial District
  Tea New York
  The America First Party of New York
  The Militant - Socialist - New York
  The New York City Independence Party
  The Rent Is Too Damn High Party
  The Unity Party of New York
  Working Families Party
  Working Families Party
Media & others
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  Ithaca Times
  New York Daily News
  New York Post
  Newsday - Long Island - Queens
  NY1 News - Time Warner Cable - New York City
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  Rochester Democrat & Chronicle
  Rome Sentinel
  Star-Gazette - Elmira
  Sullivan County Democrat - Callicoon - Monticello
  The Daily Orange - Syracuse University
  The East Hampton Star
  The Evening Sun - Chanango County
  The Evening Times - Little Falls
  The Independent News - East Hampton
  The Journal News - Lower Hudson Valley: Westchester, Rockland, and Putnam Counties
  The Leader-Herald - Gloversville
  The New York Sun
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  The Village Voice - New York
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