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If you haven't hit the polls yet, click here for a full guide to the 2018 midterm elections across the tri-state, but don't forget you'll need the umbrella


Voters across the Empire State will decide on candidates for governor, senator, attorney general, state legislature and 27 seats in the U.S. House.

Gov. Cuomo seeks a third term and Republicans and Democrats battle over the makeup of the state's congressional delegation as the caustic election midterm election campaign reaches its climax.

New York has more than 12 million registered voters. Democrats outnumber Republicans by more than 2 to 1.

Polls open at 6 a.m. and close at 9 p.m.


Garden State voters will decide the closely watched Senate election between Democratic incumbent Sen. Bob Menendez and Republican Bob Hugin. Menendez is seeking his third term. Hugin served as CEO of the drugmaker Celgene.

The state's 12 House seats are also up for grabs, including high-money races between Republican Jay Webber and Democrat Mikie Sherrill for U.S. House District 11 and Democrat Tom Malinowski and GOPer Leonard Lance for U.S. House District 7.

Polls open at 6 a.m. and close at 8 p.m. 


The gubernatorial race to fill the the job being vacated by Gov. Dannel Malloy, who is not seeking a third term, between Republican Bob Stefanowski and Ned Lamont, has been surprisingly tight. 

Polls open at 6 a.m. and close at 8 p.m.

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