2010-09-16 / Front Page
Party Politics: Dress Rehearsal for General Election?
State Senator Vincent Leibell breathed a sigh of relief when results from Putnam’s 86 voting districts flashed across a large screen. Leibell, the 28 year career Albany lawmaker, had defeated Mary Ellen Odell by a 176 vote margin—3,206 to 3,030. Odell has said she will challenge him in the general election using her Independence Party line.