The divide remains

After Tuesday’s vote, eight in 10 respondents to a Rochester Beacon poll said they were very concerned about U.S. political polarization.

The fight for the 25th

Veteran politician Joe Morelle faces a strong challenge from former RPD chief La’Ron Singletary in the race for Congress in the district spanning Monroe County and part of Orleans County.

Redrawn battle lines

Redistricting has brought an extra dose of unpredictability to some key Rochester-area elections this year.

MCDC chair to step down

Zach King will not seek reelection as chair of the Monroe County Democratic Committee. He plans to manage Rep. Joseph Morelle’s campaign.