Delgado ahead in 19th Congressional District race

Incumbent Antonio Delgado is leading the race for the 19th Congressional District, with 100% of precincts reporting.

Posted: Nov 4, 2020 2:08 PM
Updated: Nov 4, 2020 3:09 PM

Incumbent Congressman Antonio Delgado is leading the race for the 19th Congressional District, with 100% of precincts reporting.

Before counting absentee ballots, Delgado has 141,751 votes, while his Republican opponent, Kyle Van De Water has 134,503.

Two other candidates were also running on third-party lines. Steven Greenfield representing the Green party, received 2,048 votes, and Victoria Alexander, running on the Libertarian line, has 3,399.

Delgado is already claiming victory in a statement sent out Wednesday morning.

"The people of New York’s 19th Congressional District have made their voices heard and I am truly grateful for the opportunity to serve again," Rep. Delgado said. "With all election districts reporting, I am leading by over 7,000 votes and the data shows that our margin of victory will grow once absentee ballots are accounted for."

Absentee ballots in the state had to be postmarked by Nov. 3, but have until Nov. 10 to be received by the state.

Final results in this race will be reported after those ballots are counted.

The 19th District includes all of Columbia, Delaware, Greene, Otsego, Schoharie, Sullivan and Ulster counties, as well as parts of Broome, Dutchess, Montgomery and Rensselaer counties.

New York Coronavirus Cases

County data is updated nightly.

Cases: 2514422

Reported Deaths: 56038
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Richmond887311933
Monroe838301183
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Albany30633388
Oneida28461585
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Niagara23884397
Saratoga20111198
Ulster17224278
Schenectady16592227
Rensselaer14692167
Putnam1244896
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Oswego11556112
Chemung10798154
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Steuben10037173
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Jefferson874874
Cayuga8613107
Sullivan843183
Wayne810384
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Herkimer6741128
Clinton666538
Tompkins647559
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Montgomery5890139
Livingston568071
Warren540782
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