The man who won the Anthony Weiner Congressional seat likely would not retain his seat of six months as redistricting eliminates Republican Rep. Bob Turners district. Against that backdrop, Mr. Turner is running the his party's nomination for US Senate to run against Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand.
Mr. Turner ran a solid effort to win his seat in Congress against long odds, but the Senate race presents even longer odds.
Republicans meet in Rochester in the coming days to designate candidates.
Freshman Congressman Bob Turner announces bid for US Senate | The Empire