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New York Results

Sept. 16, 1998

New York was one of nine states that held primaries on Sept. 15. In the Senate race, incumbent Sen. Alfonse D'Amato (R) will run against Rep. Charles Schumer (D) this fall. In the governor's race, incumbent Gov. George Pataki (R) was unopposed, and will face Peter Vallone (D). Candidates' names link to their profiles in our searchable 50-state Elections Guide. Also see complete results for all of the Sept. 15 statewide contests.

New York Senate
Republican
Sen. Alfonse D'Amato Unopposed


Democrats
(unofficial results – 96% of precincts reporting)

Charles Schumer 51% 367,167 votes
Geraldine Ferraro 26% 188,454 votes
Mark Green 19% 140,727 votes
Eric H. Ruano-Melendez 4% 29,889 votes


New York Governor
Republican
Gov. George Pataki Unopposed


Democrats
(unofficial results – 96% of precincts reporting)

Peter Vallone 56% 397,486 votes
Betsy McCaughey Ross 21% 148,547 votes
Charles Hynes 16% 110,385 votes
James Larocca 8% 55,125 votes

Source: Associated Press


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