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  1. McCartney ticket woe, Katko votes no, Syracuse Inner Harbor a goRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    It's terrific that Syracuse University's Carrier Dome will host ex-Beatle Paul McCartney on Sept. 23. It's a shame that many people who wanted to buy tickets were aced out.

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  2. Former Rep. Dan Maffei: Members of Congress don't always read billsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    Folders containing amendments to the GOP's "Obamacare" replacement bill are spread on a conference table on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, March 9, 2017, as members of the House Energy and Commerce Committee worked through the night. Former Rep. Dan Maffei, D-Syracuse, says members often rely on staff and experts to summarize the legal language in the bills and amendments.

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  3. Rep. John Katko asked to run for NY attorney general: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    U.S. Rep. John Katko has been approached by Republican leaders about challenging New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman in the 2018 election. "Because of his record both in Congress and as a federal prosecutor, he has been approached," Katko spokeswoman Erin O'Connor told the New York Daily News .

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  4. Rep. John Katko begins year by raising $261,000 for 2018 campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    U.S. Rep. John Katko raised $261,000 for his re-election campaign during the first three months of the year, stocking up on campaign cash after winning a $7 million battle in November. With the latest cash infusion, Katko, R-Camillus, now has $467,000 in his campaign bank account for the 2018 election, according to financial disclosure reports filed with the Federal Election Commission.

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  5. 2016 Elections: Who did Onondaga County voters write in for state,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2016 | The Post-Standard

    New York voters are writing in more candidates than ever now that they are handed a paper ballot and a pen to vote. NYS Sen. John DeFrancisco, R-Syracuse, won an unopposed election in November.

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  6. Former Maffei staffer Christopher Montgomery joins race for Syracuse Common CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    Montgomery, a Democrat, is seeking the 4th district seat, currently held by Khalid Bey. Bey is running for an at-large seat on the Council.

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  7. Demonstrators again call for Rep. Katko to hold in-person town hallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    For the second time in a month sign-wielding demonstrators gathered outside U.S. Rep. John Katko's downtown office to demand he hold in-person town hall meetings. The groups New Feminists for Justice and CNY Solidarity Coalition billed the event as a "Katko Can't Ignore Us" rally aimed at pressuring the congressman to increase his transparency and accessibility to constituents.

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  8. 3 on the hot seat: Katko's town hall bind, Miner's PR pro, NY's pricey signsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    Rep. John Katko has a problem. When he first ran for the 24th Congressional District seat in 2014, Katko attacked incumbent Democrat Dan Maffei over his "weak record regarding open meetings."

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  9. Rep. John Katko explains why he won't hold public town hall meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | The Post-Standard

    U.S. Rep. John Katko today blamed a national progressive movement for fueling protests in Central New York aimed at convincing him to meet with the public at a town hall meeting. Katko, R-Camillus, has declined those requests, and said today he won't let the Indivisible movement "hijack service to my district or disrupt meaningful engagement with my constituents."

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  10. Upstate NY congressman says town hall meetings are 'useless'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    U.S. Rep. Chris Collins, R-Clarence, says he has no intention to start holding public town hall meetings. The Buffalo-area congressman, shown at the New York Inaugural Ball in Washington, D.C., on Jan. 19, 2017, was the first member of Congress to endorse Donald Trump for president.

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  11. Ann Marie Buerkle set to lead Consumer Product Safety CommissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2012 | The Post-Standard

    Former Rep. Ann Marie Buerkle , who represented the Syracuse area in Congress, will serve as acting chair of the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, an agency spokesman said today. Buerkle, a Republican, will take over from Elliot Kaye , a Democrat appointed by President Barack Obama in 2014 to lead the independent agency charged with protecting the public from hazardous consumer products.

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  12. Rep. John Katko under pressure to meet with public at town hall meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    U.S. Rep. John Katko, who in 2014 criticized his opponent's "weak record" for holding open meetings, is facing increased pressure to hold in-person town hall meetings open to the public. Katko, R-Camillus, has not met with the public in an open, general forum in the 24th Congressional District since he defeated former Rep. Dan Maffei, D-Syracuse, in the 2014 election.

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  13. won't decide until Hatch makes his plans knownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | Daily Kos

    Donald Trump has won the presidency after narrowly carrying a few states to put him above 270 electoral votes.But according... Send a letter to U.S. Senators: Block Jeff Sessions' appointment as Attorney General. **NOTE: THE FORM LETTER IS BLANK.

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  14. Morning Digest: These six New York congressional districts swung from Obama to TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | Daily Kos

    Donald Trump has won the presidency after narrowly carrying a few states to put him above 270 electoral votes.But according... a- Pres-by-CD : Start spreading the news: We have New York ! Yes, our project to calculate the 2016 presidential results for all 435 congressional districts nationwide has arrived in the Empire State. You can find our complete data set here , which we're updating continuously as the precinct-level election returns we need for our calculations become available.

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  15. These six New York congressional districts swung from Obama to TrumpRead the original story

    Jan 6, 2017 | Daily Kos

    Donald Trump has won the presidency after narrowly carrying a few states to put him above 270 electoral votes.But according... Start spreading the news: We have New York ! Yes, Daily Kos Elections' project to calculate the 2016 presidential results for all 435 congressional districts nationwide has arrived in the Empire State. You can find our complete data set here , which we're updating continuously as the precinct-level election returns we need for our calculations become available.

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  16. Rep. Claudia Tenney appointed to House Financial Services CommitteeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    Republican leaders in Congress today appointed U.S. Rep. Claudia Tenney to serve on the House Financial Services Committee where she could play a role in rolling back business regulations enacted after the Great Recession. Tenney, R-New Hartford, was sworn into office for her first term Tuesday after running on a business-friendly platform and supporting President-elect Donald Trump in the November election.

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  17. Katko Prevails in New York's 24th DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2016 | Roll Call

    Sitting in a Democratic district that President Barack Obama twice carried by double digits, the one-term congressman had been considered one of the most vulnerable Republicans. But in October he fell out of the list of 10 most vulnerable incumbents.

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  18. John Katko and Colleen Deacon make final pitch to voters in race for CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2016 | The Post-Standard

    Democrat Colleen Deacon and U.S. Rep. John Katko prepare for the start of their debate Sunday, Nov. 6, 2016, at the studios of WSYR-TV, Channel 9. Moderator Dan Cummings, back to camera, is in the middle. It was the third and final debate of the campaign for the 24th Congressional District seat.

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  19. President Obama in Syracuse TV ad: Vote Colleen Deacon for CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | The Post-Standard

    President Barack Obama will make a personal pitch to Central New York voters starting Saturday in a new TV ad in which he touts Colleen Deacon for Congress. The ad is likely the first TV commercial by a sitting president in support of a congressional candidate in Central New York.

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  20. After $7 million campaign, Katko and Deacon want money out of politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | The Post-Standard

    As spending on their battle for Congress nears the $7 million mark, U.S. Rep. John Katko and Democrat Colleen Deacon agreed Monday that it's time to take the influence of big money out of politics. Katko and Deacon said they would support a constitutional amendment to overturn the Supreme Court's 2010 decision in the Citizens United case, which allows corporations, unions and other interests to spend unlimited amounts on elections.

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