Absentees being counted in 43 Senate GOP primary
Posted at: 09/20/2012 11:27 AM
| Updated at: 09/20/2012 3:53 PM
By: WNYT Staff
The Republican primary battle in the 43rd State Senate District could soon be settled. The absentee ballots were counted Thursday in Rensselaer and Washington counties.
In Rensselaer County, challenger Kathy Marchione leads Sen. Roy McDonald by 119 votes.
In Washington County Marchione picked up 11 votes to McDonald’s 10 -- raising her lead there to 107 votes over the incumbent.