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New York's 24th congressional district

New York's 24th congressional district
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New York 's 24th congressional district - since January 3, 2013.
U.S. RepresentativeJohn Katko (RCamillus)
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The 24th Congressional District of New York includes all of Cayuga, Onondaga, and Wayne counties, and the western part of Oswego County. Its largest city is Syracuse.

This district is currently represented by Republican John Katko. As of the 116th United States Congress, it is the only Democratic district in the country to be represented by a Republican.

From 2003 to 2013, the district included all or parts of Broome, Cayuga, Chenango, Cortland, Herkimer, Oneida, Ontario, Otsego, Seneca, Tioga, and Tompkins counties.

Recent election results from statewide races

Year Office Results
2008 President Obama 56 - 42%
2012 President Obama 57 - 41%
2016 President Clinton 49 - 45%

Components: Past and Present

List of members representing the district

Representative Party Years Electoral history
District created March 4, 1823
Rowland Day Crawford Democratic-
Republican
March 4, 1823 –
March 3, 1825
[Data unknown/missing.]
Charles Kellogg Jacksonian March 4, 1825 –
March 3, 1827
[Data unknown/missing.]
Nathaniel Garrow Jacksonian March 4, 1827 –
March 3, 1829
[Data unknown/missing.]
Gershom Powers Jacksonian March 4, 1829 –
March 3, 1831
[Data unknown/missing.]
Ulysses F. Doubleday Jacksonian March 4, 1831 –
March 3, 1833
[Data unknown/missing.]
Rowland Day Jacksonian March 4, 1833 –
March 3, 1835
[Data unknown/missing.]
Ulysses F. Doubleday Jacksonian March 4, 1835 –
March 3, 1837
[Data unknown/missing.]
William H. Noble Democratic March 4, 1837 –
March 3, 1839
[Data unknown/missing.]
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Christopher Morgan
Whig March 4, 1839 –
March 3, 1843
[Data unknown/missing.]
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Horace Wheaton
Democratic March 4, 1843 –
March 3, 1847
[Data unknown/missing.]
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Daniel Gott
Whig March 4, 1847 –
March 3, 1851
[Data unknown/missing.]
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Daniel T. Jones
Democratic March 4, 1851 –
March 3, 1855
[Data unknown/missing.]
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Amos P. Granger
Opposition March 4, 1855 –
March 3, 1857
[Data unknown/missing.]
Republican March 4, 1857 –
March 3, 1859
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Charles B. Sedgwick
Republican March 4, 1859 –
March 3, 1863
[Data unknown/missing.]
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Theodore M. Pomeroy
Republican March 4, 1863 –
March 3, 1869
Redistricted from the 25th district
[Data unknown/missing.]
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George W. Cowles
Republican March 4, 1869 –
March 3, 1871
[Data unknown/missing.]
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John E. Seeley
Republican March 4, 1871 –
March 3, 1873
[Data unknown/missing.]
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R. Holland Duell
Republican March 4, 1873 –
March 3, 1875
Redistricted from the 23rd district.

[Data unknown/missing.]
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William H. Baker
Republican March 4, 1875 –
March 3, 1879
[Data unknown/missing.]
Joseph Mason Republican March 4, 1879 –
March 3, 1883
[Data unknown/missing.]
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Newton W. Nutting
Republican March 4, 1883 –
March 3, 1885
[Data unknown/missing.]
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John S. Pindar
Democratic March 4, 1885 –
March 3, 1887
[Data unknown/missing.]
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David Wilber
Republican March 4, 1887 –
April 1, 1890
Died.
Vacant April 1, 1890 –
November 4, 1890
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John S. Pindar
Democratic November 4, 1890 –
March 3, 1891
[Data unknown/missing.]
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George Van Horn
Democratic March 4, 1891 –
March 3, 1893
[Data unknown/missing.]
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Charles A. Chickering
Republican March 4, 1893 –
February 13, 1900
Died.
Vacant February 13, 1900 –
November 6, 1900
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Albert D. Shaw
Republican November 6, 1900 –
February 10, 1901
Died.
Vacant February 10, 1901 –
November 5, 1901
Shaw was re-elected, but died before the next term began
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Charles L. Knapp
Republican November 5, 1901 –
March 3, 1903
Elected to fill vacancy.

redistricted to the 28th district.
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George J. Smith
Republican March 4, 1903 –
March 3, 1905
[Data unknown/missing.]
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Frank J. LeFevre
Republican March 4, 1905 –
March 3, 1907
[Data unknown/missing.]
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George W. Fairchild
Republican March 4, 1907 –
March 3, 1913
Redistricted to the 34th district.
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Woodson R. Oglesby
Democratic March 4, 1913 –
March 3, 1917
[Data unknown/missing.]
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Benjamin L. Fairchild
Republican March 4, 1917 –
March 3, 1919
[Data unknown/missing.]
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James V. Ganly
Democratic March 4, 1919 –
March 3, 1921
[Data unknown/missing.]
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Benjamin L. Fairchild
Republican March 4, 1921 –
March 3, 1923
[Data unknown/missing.]
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James V. Ganly
Democratic March 4, 1923 –
September 7, 1923
Died.
Vacant September 7, 1923 –
November 6, 1923
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Benjamin L. Fairchild
Republican November 6, 1923 –
March 3, 1927
[Data unknown/missing.]
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James M. Fitzpatrick
Democratic March 4, 1927 –
January 3, 1945
[Data unknown/missing.]
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Benjamin J. Rabin
Democratic January 3, 1945 –
December 31, 1947
Resigned after being elected justice of New York Supreme Court.
Vacant January 1, 1948 –
February 16, 1948
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Leo Isacson
American Labor February 17, 1948 –
January 3, 1949
Elected to finish Rabin's term.

Lost re-election.
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Isidore Dollinger
Democratic January 3, 1949 –
January 3, 1953
Redistricted to the 23rd district.
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Charles A. Buckley
Democratic January 3, 1953 –
January 3, 1963
Redistricted from the 25th district.

Redistricted to the 23rd district.
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Paul A. Fino
Republican January 3, 1963 –
December 31, 1968
Redistricted from the 25th district.

Resigned after being elected justice of New York Supreme Court.
Vacant January 1, 1969 –
January 3, 1969
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Mario Biaggi
Democratic January 3, 1969 –
January 3, 1973
Redistricted to the 10th district.
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Ogden R. Reid
Democratic January 3, 1973 –
January 3, 1975
Redistricted from the 26th district.

[Data unknown/missing.]
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Richard Ottinger
Democratic January 3, 1975 –
January 3, 1983
Redistricted to the 20th district.
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Gerald Solomon
Republican January 3, 1983 –
January 3, 1993
Redistricted from the 29th district.

Redistricted to the 22nd district.
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John M. McHugh
Republican January 3, 1993 –
January 3, 2003
Redistricted to the 23rd district.
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Sherwood Boehlert
Republican January 3, 2003 –
January 3, 2007
Redistricted from the 23rd district.

Retired.
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Michael Arcuri
Democratic January 3, 2007 –
January 3, 2011
Lost re-election
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Richard L. Hanna
Republican January 3, 2011 –
January 3, 2013
Redistricted to the 22nd district.
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Dan Maffei
Democratic January 3, 2013 –
January 3, 2015
Redistricted from the 25th district.

Lost re-election.
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John Katko
Republican January 3, 2015 –
Present
Elected in 2014.
Re-elected in 2016.
Re-elected in 2018.

Election results

1984 United States House of Representatives elections in New York: 24th district
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Gerald B.H. Solomon 164,019 73.2
Democratic Edward James Bloch 60,188 26.8
Majority 103,831 46.8
Turnout 224,207 100
1996 United States House of Representatives elections in New York: 24th district
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican John M. McHugh 124,240 71.1
Democratic Donald Ravenscroft 43,692 25.0
Independence William H. Beaumont 6,750 3.9
Majority 80,548 46.1
Turnout 174,682 100
1998 United States House of Representatives elections in New York: 24th district
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican John M. McHugh 116,682 79.0 +7.9
Democratic Neil P. Tallon 31,011 21.0 -4.0
Majority 85,671 58.0 +11.9
Turnout 147,693 100 -15.5
2000 United States House of Representatives elections in New York: 24th district
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican John M. McHugh 138,322 74.3 -4.7
Democratic Neil P. Tallon 42,698 22.9 +1.9
Independence Willard E. Smith 5,167 2.8 +2.8
Majority 95,624 51.4 -6.6
Turnout 186,187 100 +26.1
2002 United States House of Representatives elections in New York: 24th district
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Sherwood Boehlert 108,017 70.7 -3.6
Conservative (N.Y.) David L. Walrath 32,991 21.6 +21.6
Green Mark Dunau 6,660 4.4 +4.4
Right to Life Kathleen M. Peters 5,109 3.3 +3.3
Majority 75,026 49.1 -2.3
Turnout 152,777 100 -17.9
2004 United States House of Representatives elections in New York: 24th district
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Sherwood Boehlert 143,000 56.9 -13.8
Democratic Jeff A. Miller 85,140 33.9 +33.9
Conservative (N.Y.) David L. Walrath 23,228 9.2 -12.4
Majority 57,860 23.0 -26.1
Turnout 251,368 100 +64.5

In 2008, Michael Arcuri won the election with 130,799 votes (9,454 from Working Families Party line) to Richard L. Hanna's 120,880 out of 282,114 total votes. Note that in New York State electoral politics there are several minor parties at various points on the political spectrum. Certain parties will invariably endorse either the Republican or Democratic candidate for every office, hence the state electoral results contain both the party votes, and the final candidate votes (Listed as "Recap").

2006 United States House of Representatives elections in New York: 24th district
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Democratic Michael Arcuri 109,686 53.9 +20.0
Republican Raymond Meier 91,504 45.0 -11.9
Libertarian Mike Sylvia 2,134 1.0 +1.0
Majority 18,182 8.9 -14.1
Turnout 203,324 100 -19.1
2010 United States House of Representatives elections in New York: 24th district
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Richard L. Hanna 96,686 52.9%
Democratic Michael Arcuri 86,037 47.1%
Turnout 182,723 100
2012 United States House of Representatives elections in New York: 24th district
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Democratic Dan Maffei 131,242 48.7 -1.1
Republican Ann Marie Buerkle 116,641 43.3 -6.9
Green Ursula Rozum 21,413 8.0 +8.0
Majority 14,601 5.4 +5.0
Turnout 269,296 100 +29.4
2014 United States House of Representatives elections in New York: 24th district
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican John Katko 112,469 59.9 +16.6
Democratic Dan Maffei 75,286 40.1 -7.6
Majority 37,183 19.8 +14.4
Turnout 187,755 100 -30.2
2016 United States House of Representatives elections in New York: 24th district
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican John Katko 170,532 61.0 +1.1
Democratic Colleen Deacon 108,928 39.0 -1.1
Majority 61,604 22.0 +2.2
Turnout 279,460 100 +48.8

Historical district boundaries

2003 - 2013

See also

References

  1. ^ "Partisan Voting Index – Districts of the 115th Congress" (PDF). The Cook Political Report. April 7, 2017. Retrieved April 7, 2017.
U.S. House of Representatives
Preceded by
Indiana's 9th congressional district
Home district of the Speaker of the House
March 3, 1869 – March 4, 1869
Succeeded by
Maine's 3rd congressional district