New York's 48th State Senate district
|New York's 48th|
State Senate District
|Current senator||Patty Ritchie (R–Oswegatchie)|
22.6% No party preference
New York's 48th State Senate district is one of 63 districts in the New York State Senate. It has been represented by Republican Senator Patty Ritchie since 2011, having defeated incumbent Democratic Senator Darrel Aubertine in the 2010 midterm elections.
District 48 stretches along the western shore of Lake Ontario and the Canadian border, including all of Oswego and Jefferson Counties and part of St. Lawrence County. The city of Watertown and the military base Fort Drum are both located within the district.
Recent election results
|Republican||Patty Ritchie (incumbent)||70,007||99.4|
|Republican||Patty Ritchie (incumbent)||86,807||100|
|Republican||Patty Ritchie (incumbent)||55,300||100|
|Republican||Patty Ritchie (incumbent)||66,016||69.9|
|Democratic||Amy M. Tresidder||28,470||30.1|
Federal results in District 48
|2016||President||Trump 57.1 – 37.0%|
|2012||President||Obama 51.5 – 46.8%|
|Senate||Gillibrand 63.1 – 34.9%|
- "State Senate District 48, NY". Census Reporter. Retrieved 20 July 2019.
- "Enrollment by Senate District". New York State Board of Elections. February 2019.
- "Our District". Patty Ritchie, The New York State Senate. Retrieved 20 July 2019.
- "New York State Senate District 48". Ballotpedia. Retrieved 20 July 2019.
- "Daily Kos Elections Statewide Results by LD". Daily Kos. Retrieved 20 July 2019.