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This profile of New York's 20th Congressional District is part of the RaceTracker project.
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Incumbent: Chris Gibson Incumbent running? Yes, for a different seat Primary challenge? N/a
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Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Chris Gibson Republican Running for another House seat NY State Board of Elections Source April 20, 2012 Running in NY-19 Scott Murphy Democratic Out of race NY State Board of Elections Source April 20, 2012 2010 Candidate & Former Congressman
Did Not File
Joel Tyner Democratic Out of race NY State Board of Elections Source April 20, 2012 Running in NY-19 Paul Tonko Democratic Confirmed candidate FEC Source April 13, 2012 Current NY-21 Congressman Robert Dieterich Republican Confirmed candidate NY State Board of Elections Source April 20, 2012
Results [ ]
2012 primary winners 2012 general election winner Paul Tonko, Robert Dieterich TBD
Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Scott Murphy Democratic Confirmed candidate Campaign Website Source May 16, 2009 Sandy Treadwell Republican Out NY Times Source September 15, 2010 2008 Candidate, Did Not File Jim Tedisco Republican Out NY Times Source September 12, 2010 2009 Special Election Candidate, Did Not File Patrick Ziegler Republican Out Campaign Website Source September 13, 2010 Did Not File Chris Gibson Republican Confirmed candidate Campaign Website Source July 18, 2010 David Harper Republican Out NY Times Source September 18, 2010 Did Not File
2010 primary election winners 2010 general election winner Chris Gibson, Scott Murphy Chris Gibson
2008 election[Incumbent: ]Kirsten Gillibrand
Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Kirsten Gillibrand Democratic Confirmed candidate (source needed) March 15, 2009 Sandy Treadwell Republican Confirmed candidate (source needed) March 15, 2009
2008 primary election winners 2008 general election winner Kirsten Gillibrand, Sandy Treadwell Kirsten Gillibrand
2008 Presidential election results
Republican Democratic 2000 39% George W. Bush 57% Al Gore 2004 45% George W. Bush 53% John Kerry 2008 % John McCain % Barack Obama
Articles and resources
- Index for all the New York congressional districts and candidates.
- The full House 2012 elections report.
- The RaceTracker homepage.
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