2012 New York Senate Race - Candidates, Debates and Primary Results

This page displays the information for the New York senate race. This includes candidates, dates, and political views. The tables below show the candidates for the general election with an option to compare those candidates after the primary. This is followed by the primary candidates and the number of political views we have for each representative. Selecting one of these representatives takes you to the profile for this candidate and a full list of their political positions, speeches, and controversies.

2012 New York Senate Race - General Election Candidates

General Election Candidates and Results
New York senate election - class or district 1
PercVotesPartyCandidate
72%4171246DKirsten Gillibrand
26.5%1535855RWendy Long
0.6%36117GColia Green
0.5%27786LChris Edes
0.3%19878AOJohn Mangelli
Election Information for New York
Primary DateJune 26, 2012
General DateNovember 06, 2012
IncumbentKirsten Gillibrand
Incumbent StatusSeeking Re-election
Election ProjectionSolid Democrat
Presidential Election2012 Election

2012 New York Senate Race - Primary Election Candidates

Democrats - Primary Election
 
Democrat senate Primary Election in New York - class or district 1
PercVotesCandidateViews
100%1Kirsten Gillibrand34
Republicans - Primary Election
Republican senate Primary Election in New York - class or district 1
PercVotesCandidateViews
51%69610Wendy Long9
36%48908Robert Turner22
13%18414George Maragos10

Important Dates

DateImportant Item
April 24, 2012Primary election date for the Presidential primary.
August 19, 2012Last day to register to vote in person to to mail in a voter registration for for the September 11, 2012 primary election.
September 11, 2012Primary election date for the House and Senate.
October 19, 2012Last day to register to vote in the November 6, 2012 general election.
November 06, 2012General election date - House, Senate, and President on the ballot.

Past Election Results

Election Results for Senate seat class 1 in New York in 2010
Past Election Results - US Senate Seat Class 1 - New York
Kirsten Gillibrand
60%
2010
33%
Joseph J. DioGuardi
Hillary Rodham Clint
57%
2006
26%
John Spencer
Hillary Rodham Clint
51%
2000
39%
Rick Lazio
Daniel Patrick Moyni
47%
1994
32%
Bernadette Castro
Daniel Patrick Moyni
65%
1988
28%
Robert R. McMillan
Daniel P. Moynihan
62%
1982
28%
Florence M. Sullivan