Erie County GOP Chairman Nick Langworthy

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While Republican leaders in the eight counties of New York's 27th Congressional District go about trying to replace Rep. Chris Collins (R-Clarence), Democrats are planning to fight any changes to the November ballot.

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The center of the Republican world is in Cleveland today, as the party's national convention kicks off.  Several local GOP heavyweights are heading to Ohio, hoping to make history.

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The Cheektowaga Assemblywoman sanctioned following a sexual harassment complaint filed by a top aide has decided not to run for re-election.

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Erie County Republicans who are backing Donald Trump's presidential bid had plenty to smile about on Primary Night. Trump's local numbers exceeded expectations on a night when nearly half of the county's registered Republican voters came out to vote.


Erie County Republican Committee Chairman Nicholas Langworthy announced his endorsement of Donald  Trump Thursday.

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The 2016 New York State Republican Convention will be held in downtown Buffalo.