Republican Party

"Albany Rising Star"
Senator Frederick Akshar helped raise funds for the New York State Republican Party as the "special guest" at an Albany event held before the start of the Senate's 2016 session.
The fundraiser on January 5 was held at the University Club, a venue that serves as the site of doze…
Tenney Announces
New York State Assemblywoman Claudia Tenney has announced she will again run for the Congressional seat held by Republican Richard Hanna.
The move by Tenney, who lives in New Hartford, sets up a primary rematch with Hanna in New York's 22nd District...
Moss Looks Ahead
Christopher Moss, who ran as the Republican candidate for New York lieutenant governor, says he's working to get more people enrolled in the party.
The 47-year-old Moss, who has been Chemung County sheriff for nine years, was Rob Astorino's running mate in the November election...
"Independence" line
Republican Representative Richard Hanna says his name will appear on the Independence Party line in the November general election.
Hanna, who represents the 22nd Congressional District, has announced he has filed paperwork to accept the Independence Party line...
Committee change
State Senator Thomas Libous is stepping down as chairman of the New York Senate Republican Campaign Committee.
The post is going to Senator Catharine Young, an Olean Republican.
Senate Republican leader Dean Skelos, who announced the change, thanked Libous for his "tireless work" in …
Binghamton GOP Mayoral Candidate Announcement Planned
Days after Richard David's announcement he won't be running for Binghamton mayor, the chairman of the Broome County Republican Party doesn't seem worried.
David ran for mayor four years ago and he'd been planning to make a formal announcement this week that he would seek the Repub…