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  NY District 13 Special
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > New York > NY - District 13
OfficeHouse of Representatives
Type Special Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1997 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 04, 1997 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 04, 1997 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start November 05, 1997 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1999 - 12:00pm
Contributornystate63
Last Modifiednystate63 September 20, 2004 06:53pm
Data SourcesAlmanac of American Politics
Description Race to fill the seat left vacant after the resignation of Susan Molinari on August 2nd 1997.

Fossella also ran on the Conservative, Independence, and Right to Life lines.
REP 68,861 CON 5,924 IDP 1,672 RTL 3,381
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/05/1996
NameSusan Molinari Votes94,660 (61.56%)
Term01/03/1997 - 08/02/1997 Margin41,284 (+26.85%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/03/1998
NameVito J. Fossella Votes76,138 (64.77%)
Term01/03/1999 - 01/03/2001 Margin35,971 (+30.60%)
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Name City Councilmember Vito J. Fossella St. Rep. Eric N. Vitaliano  
PartyRepublican Democratic  
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Uncertified Votes79,838 (61.31%) 50,373 (38.69%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -29,465 (-22.63%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
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Aug 25, 1997 09:00pm Analysis Molinari's Departures Leaves Opening For Dems  Article Karma Policeman 

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