Our Year. September 13th, 2018. As many of you know, New York is a battleground for the future of the Democratic party. So basically, your vote, and your friend’s vote, and your family's votes, have the potential to fundamentally change our state and our country. With just over a week until the election, we're giving you resources to research candidates and tools get yourself & your people to the polls. A quick reminder: Primaries: September 13. General Election: November 6. Seats up for grabs: Governor, Lieutenant Governor, State Attorney General, State Senate, State Assembly.