Sandy Treadwell

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Sandy Treadwell is the Republican candidate for the 20th Congressional District of New York.

Alexander "Sandy" Treadwell is the Republican candidate in the 2008 congressional elections for the 20th Congressional District (map) of New York. He is the Republican nominee seeking to challenge incumbent Rep. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.). He ran unopposed in primary elections which took place on September 9, 2008. [1] [2]

Positions, record and controversies


Treadwell is a former state Republican Party chairman. [2]

2008 elections

Treadwell is seeking the Republican nomination to challenge Rep. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) in the 2008 congressional elections.[3][4][5] He ran unopposed in primary elections which took place on September 9, 2008. [1] [2]

Money in politics

This section contains links to – and feeds from – money in politics databases.

Campaign contributions

The following is drawn from government records of campaign contributions to Sandy Treadwell. Campaign contributions are one of the most direct conduits for influencing members of Congress. How to use this information. <crpcontribdata>cid=N00029085&cycle=2008</crpcontribdata>

Committees and affiliations


Treadwell will be assigned committees if and when he is elected to Congress.


More background data


Treadwell for Congress
517 Broadway, Suite 204
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
518-581-2320 - Bill McGahee

Articles and resources

Related SourceWatch articles


  1. 1.0 1.1 “New York 2008 General Election,"The Green Papers”, September 10, 2008
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Greg Giroux, "Franken Primary Win One of Many Key Results from Tuesday’s Primaries",CQ Politics, September 10, 2008
  3. 2008 Race Tracker page on New York’s 20th Congressional District
  4. Maury Thompson, "Treadwell opens "working office" for 20th District run," Post Star, April 19, 2007.
  5. Sandy Treadwell's official 2008 campaign website

External resources

External articles