Election Analyst: Reed's Re-Election Chances Improving

Published 08/01 2014 11:49AM

Updated 08/01 2014 11:52AM

(18 News) – Congressman Tom Reed’s chances for re-election are looking better, according to one of the nation’s leading analysts of elections.

The Cook Political Report released new rankings on House races Friday, and now rates the race in the 23rd Congressional District as “Likely Republican”.

Previously, it had been rated “Leans Republican”.

According to the Cook Political Report, a race rated “Likely” one way or the other is not considered competitive at this point, but has the potential to become engaged.

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