Michael Caputo

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Tom Puckett
May 20, 2019 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) The race for NY27 kicked off Friday with State Senator Chris Jacobs announcing he would seek the GOP nomination in a primary challenge against Chris Collins. Political experts believe it won't be long before Jacobs has company. In fact we spoke with Michael Caputo as a GOP...
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Mike Baggerman
May 01, 2019 - 3:00 am
EAST AURORA, N.Y. (WBEN) - It's been a whirlwind couple of years for Michael Caputo, but the "sheer hell" since 2016 isn't in the rear view just yet. In an interview with us, Caputo said he and his family have been on the receiving end of 59 threatening messages since President Trump was...
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Erie County GOP Chair Nick Langworthy following interviews with nine NY27 republican candidates. August 21, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Tom Puckett
April 30, 2019 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Erie County Republican Chairman Nick Langworthy is putting in his bid to become the next state GOP chairman. Monday, he received endorsements from Republican committees in Schenectady, Onondaga, Saratoga, Staten Island and Allegany Counties. On Tuesday, Langworthy received more...
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Tom Puckett
March 26, 2019 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Now that the Mueller Report is in, Michael Caputo says that report should be made public, and Democrats should let it go. Caputo believes the Mueller Report should be made public, for only one reason. "Out of the 50 plus people who were indicted, more than half were Russians who...
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March 04, 2019 - 4:13 pm
Washington, DC (AP/WBEN) The House Judiciary Committee is launching a sweeping new probe of President Donald Trump, his White House, his campaign and his businesses. The panel is sending document requests to 81 people linked to the president and his associates. One of those is Michael Caputo. House...
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Tom Puckett
February 05, 2019 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Tonight, President Trump gives his second State of the Union address, and one political strategist expects to hear more of an agenda driven message than in years past. READ: Trump to call for unity in address "The president in his previous addresses hit optimistic notes, calling...
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Tom Puckett
January 22, 2019 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) While eight have officially thrown their hats into the ring, one political analyst thinks as many as 30 may enter the fray for the Democratic nomination. Michael Caputo believes one of the latest official entrants will come up the front runner. "I think the best one right now is...
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November 23, 2018 - 5:26 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A conservative writer and associate of Trump confidant Roger Stone said Friday that he is in plea talks with special counsel Robert Mueller's team. Jerome Corsi told The Associated Press he has been negotiating a potential plea but declined to comment further. He said on...
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Tom Puckett
October 24, 2018 - 4:00 am
Elma, NY (WBEN) Former White House Chief Strategist Steve Bannon will be at Jamison Road Fire Hall in Elma, taking part in a get out the vote rally at the Jamison Road Fire Hall. He says the Republicans appear united while the Democrats appear to be scattering on their own. Speaking with Bauerle...
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Steve Bannon, President Donald Trump's former chief strategist, talks about the approaching midterm election during an interview with The Associated Press, Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018, in Washington. Bannon told the Associated Press that if the elections were held today, he believed the GOP would lose 35 to 40 seats and the House of Representatives, but argued there was time to turn that around. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
Mike Baggerman
October 22, 2018 - 9:24 am
ELMA, N.Y. (WBEN) - The Jamison Volunteer Fire Hall is not caving to public criticism following the announcement that former White House advisor and former executive chairman at Breitbart News Steve Bannon will hold a "Get out the Vote" rally on Wednesday. Michael Caputo, who helped organize the...
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