What has been missing in this race is celebrity star power. Unlike previous races where Bill Clinton or Joe Biden visited, this year the ranking political celebrity has been House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, although there is a rumor of a GOP luminary visiting today.
Matt Doheny With Sen. Betty Little on Friday in Glens FallsPresident Clinton visited the nearby Syracuse CD a couple weeks back. For much of the race, Rep. Owens had been thought to be cruising to reelection, till a recent Siena poll showed the race a tie.
Democrats huddle tonight in Watertown for a dinner at which Mr. Owens will be joined by Syracuse Mayor Stephanie Miner.
Congressional candidates make final push