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NY-22 Sees Second Most Independent Spending Of Any House Race
November 25, 2020, 11:47 pm | Source

It is the only House race in New York that is still uncalled.

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Tompkins History Center Readies For Exhibit Of Ithaca White Settlers Monument
November 25, 2020, 10:07 pm | Source

“If you happened on that monument in public, you may only look at the names that are on the plaque."

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Lots Of Thanksgiving Travel Expected; Some Areas May Enforce Gathering Limits
November 25, 2020, 1:35 pm | Source

“I didn’t want to disappoint my mother, 89 years old. She’s thinking how many Thanksgivings will I get, you start to think that way. But it’s hard. But sometimes hard is smart.”

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Poll: Some New Yorkers Still Unsure Over Election’s Winner
November 25, 2020, 1:25 pm | Source

“The president has been saying that ‘he won, he won, he won,’ and ‘fraud, fraud, fraud. And a lot of people who support this president, agree with him.”

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The ‘Cult’ Of John Fetterman Has A National Following. What Could That Mean For His Political Future?
November 25, 2020, 1:12 pm | Source

The attention has raised his political profile along with questions about whether he’ll run for statewide office in two years.

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Broome County Sheriff: 10-Person Limit Is Unconstitutional
November 25, 2020, 4:33 am | Source

There are 580 active cases of the virus in Broome County and 29 hospitalized residents.

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“Cured Ballot” Election Reforms Draws Out Count In NY-22
November 24, 2020, 1:33 pm | Source

With more than 19,000 mail-in ballots returned to Broome County this year, there were bound to be a few errors. In those cases, election workers were tasked with curing the ballot.

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New York’s Democrats Gain Supermajority In State Senate
November 24, 2020, 1:28 pm | Source

“New Yorkers have not only chosen to return to a Democratic Majority, but they’ve chosen to return a super majority.”

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As Coronavirus Surges, Governor Imposes Tighter Restrictions On Portions Of New York State
November 23, 2020, 8:54 pm | Source

“These numbers have kept me awake for many, many , many nights. People get infected, they go into the hospital, they go into the ICU.”

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Business Owner Worries About Impact Of Another Shutdown
November 23, 2020, 6:21 pm | Source

"So yeah, we hope by the time this ends we’ll still have some money in the bank and we‘ll still be viable."

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