With high poll numbers and editorial boards a gushing, Governor Cuomo not only helps himself, but helps Legislators who have had a collective image problem of their own of late.
Locally that means the two Members of Assembly look to be headed for unopposed races, according to a GOP insider. Increasingly Addie Russell is untouchable and Ken Blankenbush' new district makes it hard for anyone to mount a credible challenge.
Senator Ritchie faces a long shot challenge from a one term Oswego County lawmaker and I doubt Senator Joe Griffo has much of a challenge either.
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