2002-06-26 / Front Page
Lower Hudson Valley Loses A Congressional Seat Sue Kelly’s district is expanded, while Ben Gilman may be forced to retire
A map of the new 19th Congressional District shows the expansion of the district across the Hudson River
Advancing the ripple begun by the 2000 Census, the New York State Legislature is undertaking another redistricting plan, this time at the Congressional level. New York has to give up two congressional seats as a result of the population count.