Wendy Long http://wrvo.org en Poll predicts Gillibrand "blow out" win http://wrvo.org/post/poll-predicts-gillibrand-blow-out-win <p>A new poll finds that Democrat incumbent Senator Kirsten Gillibrand is poised for a record breaking win on election day, with a more than 40-point lead over Republican challenger Wendy Long. Fri, 26 Oct 2012 20:06:35 +0000 Karen DeWitt 28170 at http://wrvo.org Gillibrand and Long square off in only debate in Senate race http://wrvo.org/post/gillibrand-and-long-square-only-debate-senate-race <p>Voters got their only chance to watch the candidates for U.S. Senate from New York State debate last night.&nbsp; The two candidates tangled&nbsp; on issues ranging from abortion to hydrofracking. Thu, 18 Oct 2012 12:17:29 +0000 Ellen Abbott 27742 at http://wrvo.org GOP Senate candidate urges action on fracking http://wrvo.org/post/gop-senate-candidate-urges-action-fracking <p>The Republican candidate challenging Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, Wendy Long, is urging swift action on hydrofracking in New York. Fri, 12 Oct 2012 13:29:31 +0000 Karen DeWitt 27417 at http://wrvo.org Senate candidate says fracking delay is unnecessary http://wrvo.org/post/senate-candidate-says-fracking-delay-unnecessary <p>U.S. Senate candidate Wendy Long is accusing her opponent of not supporting natural gas drilling, which she says would create jobs in New York. Long, a Republican, held a press conference Wednesday in Syracuse to blame Senator Kirsten Gillibrand of delaying its approval. Thu, 04 Oct 2012 19:40:35 +0000 Ryan Delaney 27040 at http://wrvo.org New York's U.S. Senate race is contest of contrasts http://wrvo.org/post/new-yorks-us-senate-race-contest-contrasts <p>The contest for the one U.S. Senate seat from New York that is up for grabs starts in full force after Labor Day. And, for the first time ever, two women are pitted against each other in a statewide race. A Republican political unknown faces the Democrat chosen to fill the shoes of Hillary Clinton when she became Secretary of State. The two candidates visited the New York State Fair last week, admitting their names may still be unknown to many New Yorkers. Mon, 03 Sep 2012 13:44:16 +0000 Ellen Abbott 25390 at http://wrvo.org Republican Senate candidate on the issues http://wrvo.org/post/republican-senate-candidate-issues <p>The Republican candidate for US Senate, Wendy Long, is describing herself as pro-hydrofracking, for entitlement reform and focused on beating her opponent. Long spoke with reporters in Albany Monday and talked about everything from Paul Ryan to tort reform.</p><p> Tue, 14 Aug 2012 20:59:14 +0000 Catherine Loper 24352 at http://wrvo.org Republican Senate candidate on the issues Wendy Long challenges Sen. Gillibrand's fiscal record http://wrvo.org/post/wendy-long-challenges-sen-gillibrands-fiscal-record <p>Republican Senate candidate Wendy Long is challenging Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand&#39;s (D-NY) fiscal record.</p><p>Long stopped in Syracuse this afternoon on an upstate New York campaign swing.</p><p>Taxpayers in New York are sending too much money to Washington, Long contends.</p><p> Mon, 16 Jul 2012 19:39:11 +0000 Ryan Delaney 22631 at http://wrvo.org Wendy Long challenges Sen. Gillibrand's fiscal record Green Party candidate for Senate introduces herself http://wrvo.org/post/green-party-candidate-senate-introduces-herself <p>Not many New Yorkers likely know that three women are running for U.S. Senate in November.</p><p>Colia Clark is a veteran of the civil rights movement, and a former Democrat. Now she is a Green Party candidate running for Senate against incumbent Democrat Senator Kirsten Gillibrand and Republican Wendy Long.</p><p> Tue, 10 Jul 2012 20:40:07 +0000 Catherine Loper 22325 at http://wrvo.org Green Party candidate for Senate introduces herself Senate candidate Wendy Long might have the upper hand in upstate NY http://wrvo.org/post/senate-candidate-wendy-long-might-have-upper-hand-upstate-ny <p>With a little more than a month to go before the Republican primary for U.S. Senate, recent polls show the three candidates vying for a chance to face Senator Kirsten Gillibrand in the general election aren&#39;t well known, especially upstate.</p><p>One of those candidates is trying to change that.</p><p>Nassau County Comptroller George Maragos is well known on Long Island; Congressman Bob Turner has a natural base in New York City; that leaves attorney Wendy Long with the rest of the state.</p><p> Wed, 23 May 2012 19:50:00 +0000 Ellen Abbott 19765 at http://wrvo.org Wendy Long takes on tax reform http://wrvo.org/post/wendy-long-takes-tax-reform <p>The Republican candidate for U.S. Senate in New York State is taking on tax reform. <strong><a href="http://www.wendylongfornewyork.com/">Wendy Long</a></strong> used a tax-preparing site in Syracuse to make her point.</p><p> Tue, 17 Apr 2012 14:22:10 +0000 Ellen Abbott 17724 at http://wrvo.org