Citizenship

Democrat Kathy Hochul Declared Winner in Special Election

Kathy Hochul is the winner in the Special Election for New York's 26th Congressional District. Listen to her victory speech here.

47% Kathy Hochul (D, WF)          

43% Jane Corwin (R, I, C)

  9% Jack Davis (TP)

  1% Ian Murphy (G)

Polls Are Closed in Special Election

Voters in New York's 26th Congressional District are choosing a Representative in the hotly contested race between Kathy Hochul, Jane Corwin, Jack Davis and Ian Murphy.

Polls: Hochul Has Narrow Lead Over Corwin

A Siena Poll shows Democrat Kathy Hochul with a 42% to 38% lead over Republican Jane Corwin in the race for New York's 26th Congressional District.

Watch the 26th Congressional District Debate Here

WXXI produced the Voice of the Voter debate this in advance of the May 24 special election in New York's 26th Congressional District.

WXXI-TV Airs 26th Congressional District Debate

WXXI broadcast the Voice of the Voter debate Thursday at 8:00 p.m. in advance of the special election in New York's 26th Congressional District.

House Speaker Boehner Stumps for Corwin

Speaker of the House of Representatives John Boehner spoke at a campaign event for fellow Republican Jane Corwin to support her bid in the special election in New York's 26th Congressional District.

Senate Dems Hold Interactive Ethics Forum

Democrats in the State Senate held a first-ever interactive forum on ethics reform today, as part of an effort to get input from the public.

Swimming with Lesbians on WXXI-TV

Mon, 06/13/2011 - 10:30pm

It has been said, “Gays have a past but no history.” Gays and Lesbians don’t grow up immersed in gay history, it is something they must search for.

Patsy Mink: Ahead of the Majority

Sat, 03/23/2013 - 3:00pm

In 1965, Patsy Mink became the first Asian-American woman and woman of color in the United States Congress. 

Raising 100,000 Voices Screening

Tue, 05/10/2011 - 6:00pm

Please join us for a public screening of a series of mini-documentaries produced by local teens.