The 19th Congressional district stretches from the Capital Region through the Hudson Valley and into the Southern Tier. And it will be an open race in the fall thanks to current congressman Chris Gibson's decision not to run again. Both major parties have primaries in the race to replace him. Thursday night, we hosted both Republican candidates. John Faso is a former state assemblyman who lives in Kinderhook. Andrew Heaney is a businessman who lives in the town of Washington.