Your New York Primary Date: June 26th

After some confusion, it’s finally been decided when Republican and Democratic candidates will be voting for their nominees in 2012.

A judge’s ruling set the primary date for June 26th, but only for federal offices: U.S. House and Senate races. There will be pressure for the other 2012 primaries, outside of the April 24th presidential primary, will follow suit.

It is still possible for Albany to keep a September primary date for state legislative races, but that would cost money and such a plan could face opposition from a governor that prides himself in fiscal restraint.

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Your New York Primary Date: June 26th