Nate McMurray

Nate McMurray declines to concede the NY-27 special election to Chris Jacobs. June 26, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Nate McMurray declines to concede the NY-27 special election to Chris Jacobs. June 26, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
June 26, 2020 - 11:28 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – Nate McMurray, the democratic congressional candidate for New York’s 27th district, said it would be irresponsible of him to concede before all of the absentee ballot votes are counted.
Read More
WBEN Photo/Matt Moran
Mike Baggerman
June 23, 2020 - 11:45 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - The special election proved to be a dominant night for republican congressional candidate Chris Jacobs, though the official results of the special election for the 27th district of New York will not be known for several days, perhaps even weeks.
Read More
NY27
WBEN Newsroom
February 24, 2020 - 7:00 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - The race is on in a special election in the NY27 congressional district and the televised debate between Democrat Nate McMurray and Republican Chris Jacobs will be heard LIVE on WBEN April 7th. WBEN is partnering with WIVB-TV and WROC-TV and will air the LIVE televised debate...
Read More
WBEN Newsroom
February 10, 2020 - 1:53 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced that the special election for New York's 27th congressional district will be held on April 28.
Read More
WBEN Newsroom
January 29, 2020 - 9:16 pm
Nate McMurray discusses NY27 and the GOP process of endorsing a candidate.
Read More
Nate McMurray concedes to Chris Collins in speech at his campaign headquarters in Hamburg. He later called for a recount. November 6, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Tom Puckett
January 28, 2020 - 4:00 am
Nate McMurray is the likely candidate for Democrats in NY27.
Read More
Chris Collins leaves the US Federal Courthouse in Manhattan following his 26-month prison sentence for insider trading and lying to the FBI. January 17, 2020 (Getty Images)
Chris Collins leaves the US Federal Courthouse in Manhattan following his 26-month prison sentence for insider trading and lying to the FBI. January 17, 2020 (Getty Images)
Tom Puckett
January 20, 2020 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) As Chris Collins prepares to serve a 26 month sentence for insider trading and lying to the FBI about it, some of the candidates in NY27 are reacting to the news. Nate McMurray challenged Collins in 2018 and nearly won. "No sentence can heal the damage caused by Chris Collins and...
Read More
Melodie Baker. Photo via campaign website
Melodie Baker. Photo via campaign website
WBEN Newsroom
December 21, 2019 - 7:50 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Democrat Melodie Baker has dropped out of the race for the 27th Congressional District. She released the following statement: “I am beyond grateful for all of the support and encouragement I have received from residents throughout New York’s 27th Congressional District and...
Read More
Jeremy Zellner. June 17, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
November 15, 2019 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - While the republican field for the 27th congressional district election has had multiple candidates for the last several months, the democratic field is quickly growing. Nate McMurray has been in the race for months and first-time candidate Melodie Baker has thrown her hat...
Read More
Tom Puckett
October 01, 2019 - 12:34 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) The man who unsuccessfully challenged Congressman Chris Collins says the resignation of Collins puts an end to a long Western New York nightmare. "It's an era where we have not had represenation," says Nate McMurray. "Today it's official, but for a long time, we have not had...
Read More

Pages