The candidates for US House of Representatives for the 23rd District in New York are: Bill Owens (Democrat);
Dede Scozzafava (Republican); and Doug Hoffman (Conservative). There is an excellent story at the Times Union political blog analyzing the race. The post includes: comparative polling; a regional breakdown; a map; and speculation about how the race will be won.
Link to Time Union/Capitol Confidential blog post:
How NY-23 became a dead heat
by Irene Jay Liu / October 30, 2009