(Poughkeepsie, NY) -- Today is election day in New York State and the polls in all counties will remain open until 9 tonight. In Dutchess their are several countywide races. Republican County Executive Marc Molinaro is facing a challenge from Democrat Joe Ruggiero, County Clerk Brad Kendall faces off against Kenya Gadsden, Incumbent District Attorney William Grady is being challenged by Richard Berube, Longtime Sheriff Butch Anderson is running unopposed, and five candidates are vying for four Supreme Court seats. All County Legislators, and most Town and City officials are also on the ballot today.
Topping the ticket in Ulster is the County Executive race between Pat Ryan and Jack Hayes . Also for County Comptroller Lisa Cutten and March Gallagher are facing off and Dave Clegg and Mike Kavanagh are battling to fill the upcoming vacancy for District Attorney. All County Legislators, and most Town and City officials in Ulster are also on the ballot today.
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