Republican Sen. Serino again defeats Gipson
State Sen. Sue Serino has again defeated former state Sen. Terry Gipson, this time to secure her second two-year term representing New York’s 41st Senate District.
Serino, R-Hyde Park, defeated Gipson, D-Rhinebeck, by a vote of 68,35453,920, according to unofficial results.
The 41st Senate District comprises all of Dutchess County, except for the town of Beekman and Pawling; and the Putnam County towns of Kent, Putnam Valley and Philipstown.
Serino, 55, who owns Serino Realty, previously served on the Hyde Park Town Board from 2010-11 and as a Dutchess County legislator from 2012-14.
Serino has lived in the district since 1997.
Gipson, 53, is a lecturer of communications at SUNY New Paltz. He won a state Senate seat in 2012 but lost to Serino in his reelection bid in 2014.
Terry Gipson, left, and state Sen. Sue Serino