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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)
Tom Puckett
July 22, 2020 - 4:00 am
Nate McMurray prepares to take on Chris Jacobs in November in NY27.
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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif., left, standing at a distance due to coronavirus precautions, holds a ceremonial swearing-in for Congressman-elect Chris Jacobs, R-N.Y., Tuesday, July 21, 2020, on Capitol Hill in Washington
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif., left, standing at a distance due to coronavirus precautions, holds a ceremonial swearing-in for Congressman-elect Chris Jacobs, R-N.Y., Tuesday, July 21, 2020, on Capitol Hill in Washington. With Jacobs are his wife, Martina Jacobs, second from left, daughter Anna, 1, and mother Pamela Jacobs. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
Chris Jacobs is scheduled to be sworn in to Congress Tuesday morning, after having his special election win in the 27th Congressional District declared official.
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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.
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Tom Puckett
June 24, 2020 - 4:00 am
NYS Republican Chairman Nick Langworthy says mail-in ballots could open the door to voter fraud.
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Brendan Keany
WBEN Newsroom
June 24, 2020 - 12:24 am
State Senator Chris Jacobs easily wins Republican Primary for NY27.
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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.
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NY27 Election Results
WBEN Newsroom
June 23, 2020 - 1:11 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Voting is being tabulated in both the special election and Republican primary election in the NY27 congressional district.
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Election Polling Location
Polling location in Orchard Park/WBEN Photo
WBEN Newsroom
June 23, 2020 - 1:02 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — A primary election season like no other neared a conclusion Tuesday as New Yorkers made their picks for Congress, president and other offices following campaigns in which candidates largely had to connect with voters online amid a pandemic. With the state allowing anyone to...
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NY27 LIVE
Tom Puckett
June 23, 2020 - 4:00 am
NY27 may be the big story, but it's not as big in Genesee County.
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Chris Jacobs and Nate McMurray
Chis Jacobs and Nate McMurray/WIVB photos
Tom Puckett
June 22, 2020 - 4:00 am
Thousands of mail-in ballots will likely keep candidates from learning who wins Tuesday night.
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