Based on our exit polling YNN/NY1 has called the projected winners in the gubernatorial, and US Senate races:

Andrew Cuomo (D)
Kirsten Gillibrand (D)
Charles Schumer (D)


Just after 9 p.m., NY1′s Josh Robin was joined by New York State Democratic Party Chair Jay Jacobs to get his reaction to the projected winners.

“It’s so good to have somebody with his integrity his ethical standards as our leader in this state we’re all very excited about it,” said Jacobs.

“He’s earned it. He deserves it and we’re all very very excited about it. New york is desperate for a governor that will come in and take charge of what has to be done and solve our problems he’s going to have to make tough decisions, he’s going to…he hasn’t shied away from it. So we’re ready for it. That’s why they elected him, that’s the mandate they’ve given him.”