With two weeks to go, this might come as a shock to some of you – but the Trump-Clinton showdown is actually not the only New York election happening on November 8.
There is also a Senate seat in play. To be fair, Chuck Schemer seems to be safe (and might even secure the post of Speaker, if the Democrats take back the Senate), but there are still people challenging him.
Alex Merced, for example, a 30 year old Libertarian who has big plans for the future. First and foremost, he wants to be famous.
Read all about him in this Lady Liberty Votes feature published on Medium.