RESULTS: 2017 Capital Region primaries

(NEWS10) – Capital Region voters hit the polls on Tuesday to cast their ballot for Primary Election Day.

One race of note was the democratic race for Albany mayor. Albany Common Council Pres. Carolyn McLaughlin and Common Councilor Frank Commisso Jr. attempted to unseat incumbent Kathy Sheehan, but Sheehan won the vote.

With 100 percent of precincts reporting, the final results in the Albany democratic mayoral race are:

Kathy Sheehan: 50 percent

Frank Commisso Jr.: 32 percent

Carolyn McLaughlin: 16 percent

In Rensselaer County, the county executive seat was up for grabs after Kathy Jimino announced she would not seek a new term. State Assemblyman Steve McLaughlin and Deputy Executive Chris Meyer went head-to-head for the position.

The race remained close throughout the night, but McLaughlin declared victory.

With 98 percent of precincts reporting, the results are:

Steve McLaughlin: 53 percent/2,708 votes


Saratoga County Results

Albany County Results

Rensselaer County Results

Warren County Results

Fulton County Results

Montgomery County Results

Schenectady County Results

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