2020 Election

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Twenty Democratic presidential candidates will participate in the first primary debate of the 2020 cycle on Wednesday and Thursday night from 9-11 pm ET each night. Ten candidates will participate each night. 

NPR News will have coverage and analysis of the debate and will offer live analysis and fact checks of the candidates' remarks.



Will enough voters in the congressional district that includes Syracuse change their minds from this past election to send a Democrat to Washington? 


Francis Conole announced his candidacy for Congress today, joining Roger Misso in the Democratic field for the election that’s still a year-and-a-half away.  Conole (pronounced: cah-NOHL) believes he can challenge Congress Member John Katko in 2020 with his plan to invest in the middle class.