The Assemblyman who killed himself days ago, won his Southern Tier primary at the urging of party leaders who didn't want the opponent to get the nomination. I assume the party call fill the vacancy now, so an insider will get it.
Assemblyman Bill Nojay committed suicide while facing charges he defrauded a woman in an international scheme linked to Cambodia.
In other primaries , Senate Republicans won the primaries they wanted in order to retain their thin margin in the upper house.
Voters hand Nojay primary victory in aftermath of his suicide