Tom Dadey http://waer.org en There Will Be No Republican Challenger in Race for Syracuse Mayor http://waer.org/post/there-will-be-no-republican-challenger-race-syracuse-mayor <P>The Onondaga County Republican Party conceded it won’t have a candidate for Syracuse Mayor in November.&nbsp; Chairman Tom Dadey called a press conference to end speculation whether or not a candidate would emerge.&nbsp; Dadey compared politics to baseball, and promises there will always be another season of politics.</P> <P></P> <P></P> <P>Dadey remains optimistic for the next Mayoral Election in four years because he says a lot of young candidates have agreed to step-up.&nbsp;&nbsp;Meanwhile, this November,&nbsp;the points out the Republican Party will still be represented in city ra Mon, 16 Sep 2013 19:55:58 +0000 Scott Willis 8002 at http://waer.org There Will Be No Republican Challenger in Race for Syracuse Mayor Maneuvering for November Election Results in Lawsuit http://waer.org/post/maneuvering-november-election-results-lawsuit <P>A Syracuse University political science expert says the maneuvering by Onondaga County Republicans to keep a ballot line open in November without naming a candidate could work for and against the party.&nbsp;</P> <P>Professor Grant Reeher of the Maxwell School of Citizenship says it is a bit unusual, and could also be risky:</P> <P><EM>"If you’re going to then engage in these kinds of gyrations, on the one hand, it looks like you don’t know what you’re doing and it looks like you don’t have a good plan. Wed, 04 Sep 2013 22:51:37 +0000 Scott Willis & Hannah Warren & John Smith 7465 at http://waer.org Maneuvering for November Election Results in Lawsuit