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primary day 2016

After the death of Assemblyman Bill Nojay, Republican leadership throughout the 133rd Assembly urged voters to still vote for Nojay in Tuesday’s GOP primary. The voters responded.

Peter Vazquez and Bob Zinck will have to wait until Tuesday to see who gets a shot to pry the 138th Assembly District seat from Democratic hands.

Sasha-Ann Simons / WXXI

In 2010, Harry Bronson won a Democratic primary for an Assembly seat that he would ultimately win in the general election. Bronson hasn’t had to run a primary campaign since then — until this year when former journalist Rachel Barnhart stepped up to challenge him.

When the polls close at 9 p.m, WXXI News will provide you with the latest results on-the-air and online. Here’s our coverage plans for tonight:

Who to follow:

@WXXINews our main Twitter feed with results and information

@VeronicaWXXI will be at Rachel Barnhart’s headquarters

@SashaAnnSimons will be at Harry Bronson’s headquarters