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Meet Democratic Candidate for Congress ~ Will Yandik ~ Friday, May 6th

Michael and Anne Pirrone

Invite you to meet:
Will Yandik
Democratic Candidate for Congress
6 pm – Friday, May 6
at 2765 Sleepy Hollow Rd, Athens
RSVP to Michael @ kokomomike@hotmail.com or 518-945-2122
Read more on Will at: www.will4congress.com

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15th Annual Salute to FDR • Thursday April 14th • 6-9pm

Special Guests ~ Sara Niccoli, NY State Senate Candidate • Will Yandik, 19th Congressional District Candidate • Andrew Ceresia, NYS Supreme Court Candidate, 3rd Judicial District • (Zephyr Teachout, 19th Congressional District Candidate, will not be able to attend the FDR event because she teaches on Thursday nights.) 

To Purchase Tickets On-line, click here • or on upper right column on GreeneDems.org.
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Sara Niccoli ~ With 15 years of experience in government and non-profit administration, Sara has raised millions in federal and state grant revenue and managed complex budgets with efficiency and integrity. Sara holds a Master of Public Administration from NYU’s Robert F. Wagner Graduate school of Public Service.  Sara and her husband, Sean Mallinson, operate a small second-generation family farm in the Town of Palatine.  Sara is a mother, family farmer, and Palatine Town Supervisor. She understands that the problems we face in our community are simply a failure of leadership. Sara will fight for quality public education, good jobs, fair taxation, and an end to government corruption. Sara’s road to public office is the road to a better quality of life for the people of Senate District 46.

Will Yandik is a fourth-generation family farmer, and was born and raised in the Hudson Valley. He graduated from Princeton, and earned a master’s degree from Brown University before advocating for historical preservation, and writing environmental policy guidelines. He returned home to Columbia County to manage the family farm and bakery, while also teaching biology at Columbia -Greene Community College. Will has been a leader in the Hudson Valley Smart Energy Coalition and is the first-ever Democrat to become Deputy Town Supervisor in Livingston.

Zephyr Teachout is an American academic and activist. She is an Associate Professor of Law at Fordham University, and previously a Visiting Professor of Law at Duke University and a lecturer at the University of Vermont, and an author. In 2014, she ran for the Democratic Party nomination for Governor of New York, losing to incumbent Governor Andrew Cuomo. In July 2015, she was named as CEO and Board chair for the US-based anti-corruption nonprofit Mayday PAC, replacing Lawrence Lessig.  Teachout is an antitrust and media expert who served as the Director of Internet Organizing for the 2004 Howard Dean presidential campaign. She cofounded A New Way Forward, an organization built to break up the power of big banks, and was involved with Occupy Wall Street.  Teachout was also the first national director of the Sunlight Foundation. Unfortunately she will not be able to attend the FDR event because she teaches on Thursday nights.

Andrew Ceresia  is a resident of Wynantskill in Rensselaer County. He is seeking election to the NYS Supreme Court in the November election and is currently an acting Supreme Court Justice in the Third Judicial District.  He has a long career in the judiciary as a Rensselaer County Judge where he currently serves since 2009. He is a graduate of Albany Law School and prior to his judicial experience  he served as Appellate Court Attorney, New York State Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Third Department from 1998 – 1999 and again from 2005 – 2009.

Questions?  Doreen Davis, Chairperson – (518) 678-0317 / doreendavis3@gmail.com

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Broadband Committee – Greene and Columbia Counties – Meeting March 30th • 5:30pm • Ghent Town Hall

The Town of Ghent has set up a Broadband Committee – the next meeting is March 30th at 5:30 at Ghent Town Hall, and they are inviting members of other communities to join them in hopes of solving this issue. If you have an interest in attending please let Chris Bishop know at rchrisbishop@gmail.com

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SARA NICCOLI • State Senate Candidate Announcement

@ Athens Riverfront Park on Saturday at 1pm 

SARA NICCOLI 

Join Sara in Athens for a formal announcement  to run for New York State Senate District 46. Saturday, March 19th at Riverfront Park in Athens • 2 N Water Street

Sara is a Town Supervisor, family farmer, and a mother ready to fight for the honesty and accountability in Albany that the people of New York need.

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Village Elections ~ Tuesday, March 15th! Noon – 9pm

 

Village Elections Tomorrow!
ATHENS, COXSACKIE, CATSKILL, TANNERSVILLE, HUNTER
See Greenedems.org for voting locations, under the tab “Get Local”

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Catskill Village Elections ~ Tuesday, March 15th • 12 Noon to 9pm

Catskill Elections, tomorrow!
TUESDAY, MARCH 15 – 12 noon to 9 PM

at the Firehouse on Central Ave. – the road leading to the Walmart/Lowe’s complex.

Vote for Lillian and Vinny!

 

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SAVE the DATE! Salute to FDR – Thursday, April 14th

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Annual Operating Meeting • January 28, 2016 • 7pm

Everyone is welcome to join us!

Be sure to attend the Greene County Democratic Committee Annual Operating Meeting on Jan. 28, where we’ll talk long-term planning, including Standing Committee reports, budgeting, income and expenses, and more.  All are welcome, but only committee members are eligible to vote.

January 28 at 513 Main St., 7pm
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Every January, the County Committee shall hold an annual operating meeting at which it shall:

a. Consider and take action on the long-term strategic plan presented;

b. Receive presentations from each Standing Committee Chairman on the past year’s operations of their committees and what the plans are for the coming year;

c. Consider and take action on the budget presented by the Treasurer;

d. Receive a written accounting prepared by the Treasurer of the County Committee of the Committee’s income and expenses for the past calendar year.   Bylaws 2007

Meeting date and time and place: Thursday, Jan 28th, at 7pm at Gallaghers Banquet Hall, 513 Main St, Cairo

 

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Election Tuesday! Please Vote! • Bring a Friend to Vote!

 

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A Message from the Chair –

THE IMPORTANCE OF THIS YEAR’S ‘OFF YEAR’ ELECTION?

 

·  8 REPUBLICANS LEAD THE MAJORITY IN THE GRENE COUNTY LEGISLATURE AND HAVE SINCE THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THIS BODY

·  5 DEMS AND 1 REPUBLICAN CAUCUS IN THE MINORITY

·  A CHANGE OF ONE SEAT AND RETURNING OUR INCUMBENTS, CHANGES THE LEADERSHIP STRUCTURE OF THE LEGISLATURE.

·  WHICH MEANS THE OPPORTUNITY FOR A CHANGE,  IF WARRANTED, IN LEADERSHIP AT THE COMMITTEE LEVEL……INPUT ON STRATEGY AND APPOINTMENTS….FUNDAMENTALLY A CHANGE IN GOVERNMENT IN GREENE.

·  WE HAVE CANDIDATES WHO HAVE STEPPED UP TO RUN FOR TOWN POSITIONS WHICH CAN AFFECT TOWN BOARD MAJORITIES.

PLEASE TAKE THE OPPORTUNITY TO VOTE ON TUESDAY.  WHILE NEW YORK IS ONE OF SEVEN STATES THAT ALLOW CANDIDATES TO RUN ON MULTIPLE LINES, YOU MAY ONLY VOTE FOR EACH CANDIDATE ONCE.

CHECK WITH YOUR TOWN CHAIR REGARDING ELECTION WATCH EVENTS AFTER THE POLLS CLOSE IN YOUR TOWN.  YOU ARE WELCOME TO JOIN #TEAMCATSKILL AT DOUBLES II – 29 CHURCH ST – CATSKILL TO AWAIT THE RESULTS.

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7 Days to Election Day! • Get Out the Vote 2015

FINAL DAYS OF CAMPAIGN 2015

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2015 GCDC Greene County Legislature Candidates

A skilled and talented team from the mountain to the valley – 7 of our 9 Legislature Candidates. ‪#‎TeamCatskill‬ in the mix.

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L-R: Aidan O’Connor Jr. • Durham, Kevin Lennon • Catskill, Vinny Seeley • Catskill, Lori Torgersen • Windham, Ashland, Jewett, Prattsville, Joe Kozloski • Catskill, Crane Davis • Catskill, Larry Gardner • Hunter, Halcott, Lexington, not in photo – Harry Lennon • Cairo, Jim Van Slyke • New Baltimore

Photo © Beth Schneck Photography • bSchneckPhoto.com

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Tune in to hear “The Albany Report: Hosted by Cecilia Tkaczyk” on WGXC 90.7 FM • Monday, March 9th • 10-11 AM

Be sure to check out Cecilia Tkaczyk’s radio show on WGXC!

Tune in tomorrow to “The Albany Report: Hosted by Cecilia Tkaczyk” on WGXC 90.7 FM • Every Monday • 10-11 AM

Archive of last week’s show with Didi Barrett and Susan Lerner: http://www.wgxc.org/archives/9541

Info for the March 9th show on education with David Little: http://www.wgxc.org/events/14416

The schedule for the show: http://www.wgxc.org/schedule/207

And in the Albany Times Union:  http://blog.timesunion.com/capitol/archives/229653/coming-soon-to-the-airwaves-cecilia-tkaczyks-albany-report/#comments

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The Albany Report: A behind the scenes look at what’s happening in the State Capitol • Hosted by former State Senator Cecilia Tkaczyk, with weekly guests.

“This show provides listeners with the unique opportunity to hear how Albany really works, from the perspective of an advocate who spent more than 20 years working to make state government more accountable and responsive to the people of New York. The hour-long show is broken down into two 1/2-hour segments. The first segment begins with a summary of the week’s events and then delves into further discussion of a particular topic with a guest. The second 1/2 hour is devoted to taking calls from listeners.”

Tune in to hear this show… “The Albany Report: Hosted by Cecilia Tkaczyk with guest David Little” • Monday, March 9, 2015 • 10 a.m. – 11 a.m.

“School funding is a critical issue in rural communities. The conversation will focus on the education budget and what the governor’s reform proposals mean for small city and rural schools, with guest David Little, Executive Director of Rural Schools Association. Call (518) 828-0290 to go on air during the show, or send your comments or questions via email to thealbanyreport@gmail.com. Or take three minutes and record a question or comment ahead of time at (518) 291-WGXC (9492). Hosted by Cecilia Tkaczyk.”

http://www.wgxc.org/schedule/207

http://www.wgxc.org/events/14416

WGXC 90.7-FM: Hands-on Radio
90.7-FM and wgxc.org
Tune in to hear this show.

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WGXC: Hands-on Radio (90.7-FM) Event
March 9, 2015: 10 a.m. – 11 a.m.

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Last weeks show:  “The Albany Report: Hosted by Cecilia Tkaczyk” Monday morning March 9th • 10-11AM on WGXC • 90.7FM

“The Albany Report: Hosted by Cecilia Tkaczyk. guests Didi Barrett, Susan Lerner • http://www.wgxc.org/archives/9541
• Premiere episode of “The Albany Report.” Assembly member Didi Barrett represents Duchess and Columbia counties, and will be the guest. She will discuss state business, including the state budget process, her legislative agenda and more. Also, Common Cause New York Executive Director Susan Lerner is a guest. Call (518) 828-0290 to go on air during the show, or send your comments or questions via email to thealbanyreport@gmail.com. Or take three minutes and record a question or comment ahead of time at (518) 291-WGXC (9492). Hosted by Cecilia Tkaczyk.”

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CeCe on WGXC • Monday Mornings at 10

 

Cecilia Tkaczyk on WGXC • Mondays from 10-11 AM

http://blog.timesunion.com/capitol/archives/229653/coming-soon-to-the-airwaves-cecilia-tkaczyks-albany-report/#comments

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Gillibrand Plans a New Push for Changes in Military Command Structure

http://www.politico.com/story/2015/01/kirsten-gillibrand-military-sexual-assault-114018.html

Kirsten Gillibrand gears up for another round

The senator plans a new push for changes in military command structure.

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee member Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., speaks to a panel of witnesses from the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission during the committees hearing on
Senate Environment and Public Works Committee member Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., speaks to a panel of witnesses from the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission

Read more: http://www.politico.com/story/2015/01/kirsten-gillibrand-military-sexual-assault-114018.html#ixzz3OB8SdCcN

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A Tribute to Mario Cuomo

 

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Remembering Mario Cuomo

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Remembering Mario Cuomo

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Mario Cuomo, 1977. Credit Photograph by Richard Kalvar / Magnum

The 1952 Pittsburgh Pirates scouting report on Mario Cuomo in his first year in the minor leagues described him as “potentially the best prospect on the club.” The author noted that the young player “needs instruction” but “could go all the way.”

Cuomo did not go all the way in baseball (he couldn’t hit a curveball). Nor did he go all the way in politics. He chose not to run for President in 1992 because his ambition was superseded by his distaste for the grovelling, the fundraising, the selling, the motels. He did, however, “go all the way” as a public man.

Mario Cuomo had a combination of skills rarely seen in public life. Unlike most pols, he had an active interior life. He spent hours reflecting on events and writing in his diary, not to tout his greatness but to formulate his own thinking. His bookcases were crammed with books he had read and annotated—works by Aristotle, Dante, Marcus Aurelius, and the Jesuit theologian Teilhard de Chardin. His ego was in check and, unlike such able contemporaries as Ed Koch and Hugh Carey, he did not treat others in a room as his audience. He had the rare ability to listen, and he could see four sides of an issue. In the early seventies, these talents allowed him to successfully mediate the seemingly unbridgeable Forest Hills housing divide—low-income public housing was moving into an upper-middle-class neighborhood—and in the process develop a citywide identity.

He was incapable of faking conviction and thus ran a terrible campaign for mayor against Ed Koch, in 1977. His heart was not in the race. On the eve of the mayoral runoff between Cuomo and Koch, I wrote a column that appeared on page 3 of the New York Daily News about how, for me, the real conflict in the campaign was not the one between Koch and Cuomo but the one between “Mario Cuomo the man and the reality of his candidacy.” I also noted that, for me, the campaign was about “falling out of love with Mario Cuomo.” Over the years, he told me more than once how that column wounded him. But he never lashed out or personalized it. He had an ability to laugh at himself. I remember him telling me, “I ran a ridiculous campaign, but you’re still an ass!”

When he was elected governor in 1982, I spent five months in Albany reporting a two-part New Yorker Profile of Cuomo. We conducted more than a few interviews around the dining-room table at the mansion. One night, he served a bottle of white wine wrapped in a linen cloth. When I asked about the wine, he responded like a pitchman for his state: “This is New York State’s finest.” I didn’t believe him and unfolded the linen. He watched with a twinkle in his eye as I held up the naked bottle of Corvo from Italy. His gubernatorial staff consisted of heavyweights like the press secretary Tim Russert, but the media narrative was that Cuomo was handicapped by an insular claque led by his son Andrew and his former law-school classmate Fabian Palomino. Yet what I witnessed in the five months I spent profiling Cuomo for this magazine was that Andrew and Palomino, who each called him Mario, confronted him with unpleasant truths that most of his staff often tried to duck.

The time he spent with his books and wrestling with his diary helped lead him to thoughtful, principled positions. He opposed the death penalty and vetoed a bill that would have introduced it in the state. Then he took the time to publicly expound on his position, which was an unpopular one in New York at a moment when crime was rampant. It became a major reason he was defeated for a fourth term as governor. He defied his Catholicism by explaining that while he was personally opposed to abortion he defended a woman’s right to choose. Cardinal John Joseph O’Connor contemplated excommunicating him from the Church.

But my most vivid, and maybe most consequential memory of Mario Cuomo was his keynote speech at the 1984 Democratic National Convention, in San Francisco. He challenged President Reagan’s assertion that America was like a “shining city on a hill.” “Mr. President, you ought to know that this nation is more a ‘Tale of Two Cities’ than it is just a ‘Shining City on a Hill,’” Cuomo declared. “There is despair, Mr. President, in the faces that you don’t see, in the places that you don’t visit, in your shining city.” Three decades later, Bill de Blasio would echo that famous speech in his mayoral campaign.

Cuomo’s speech made the faithful in San Francisco’s Moscone Center whoop.* Fellow-Democrats lined up to clap him on the back. After being deflated by Ted Kennedy’s failed challenge to Jimmy Carter, in 1980, liberals again felt ascendant. The media clamored to interview him. But rather than hang around to bask in glory, he snuck out of San Francisco that night and returned to Albany on a red-eye. I phoned him the next morning and asked what he planned to do the next night, when Walter Mondale accepted the Democratic nomination for President. He wife, Matilda, was not home and he would be roaming the forty-four-room mansion in Albany. He planned to watch the event on television. Alone. In addition to writing for this magazine, I then wrote a weekly column for the New York Daily News. So I asked whether he was game to share his evening with a columnist. He welcomed the company.

In a sitting room, he settled into a green felt couch facing a TV with a screen that was no more than twenty inches. We bantered a bit before Mondale appeared, competing to describe in savory detail who ate the best hero sandwiches while growing up in an Italian neighborhood—his in Corona, mine in Coney Island. Although the broadcast showed that his party was pumped up, Cuomo was not wistful. When asked by Mondale whether he was interested in being his Vice-President, he declined, saying that he had served just two years as governor and had vowed to serve a full four years. “Not many people hold positions as important as mine and have the opportunity to prove their word is good,” he told me. He was happy to be home. He hated travel. He boasted of wanting to sleep in his own bed, always. He disliked adulation, and felt it was too clingy. He had the temperament of a writer—not unlike Barack Obama—and he preferred observing from the outside, as if he were watching someone else’s movie.

He was a man comfortable with himself. I asked if he felt a twinge of anxiety that he was about to miss his great opportunity as he sat alone in Albany.

“The secret to contentment is reducing your needs and aspirations,” he said, as we sat on the couch. “I feel fulfilled in the job I have. I don’t have that great vacuum in my psyche that feels I have to keep going up. I felt that way as lieutenant governor. I don’t feel that way now.… Andrew has regrets. He thinks it should be me up there. He’ll get over it. You have to use criteria other than self-gratification. You can’t win that game. Once you get to be President, you want to be king.”

After Mondale spoke, Cuomo declared that the speech was good but not great. Proving that political prognostication was not his forte, he predicted, “We’re going to win.” I suspected that his deeper thoughts would congeal later, when he was alone with his diary and when he could admit that Reagan was nearly invincible because he was both likeable and comfortable in his own skin.

The convention concluded, Cuomo was now sprawled on the beige carpet and flicked on the radio to a call-in program where one caller praised Mondale and several other speakers that night. Most of all, the caller added, referring to the Governor of New York, “Cuneo was great!”

Smiling, Cuomo said, “That’s in case you take yourself too seriously!”

Mario Cuomo had flaws. History will not record that he was a great governor. His budgets were almost always late. His reflectiveness and reclusiveness did not dazzle legislative leaders. And his flight from San Francisco, like his choice not to run for President in 1992, may have indicated a reticence that would not have served him well as President. Or maybe it camouflaged insecurity that was both disabling and wonderfully human. Unlike most politicians, who have no interior lives, he was worthy of a novel. He was not, as the scouting report also observed, “an easy chap to get close to but is very well liked by those who succeed in penetrating his exterior shell.” In the four decades I knew him, I tried to keep him at arm’s length. Journalists are not supposed to say this, but I loved the guy.

Subscribers can read Ken Auletta’s two-part Profile of Mario Cuomo from our April 9 and April 16, 1984, issues.

 

*Correction: A previous version of this post misidentified the location of 1984 Democratic National Convention as Daly City’s Cow Palace.

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Thank Us? Thank You! Come Thank Cecilia Tkaczyk at Crossroads Brewery

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New Baltimore Democratic Club Trip to NYC

The New Baltimore Democratic Club will once again sponsor their annual Holiday bus trip to NYC. Anyone can join them in enjoying the best of the holiday festivities in NYC. The bus will leave at 7:30 AM on Saturday, Dec. 6th from the Hunter Bus Garage. The bus garage is located on Scheller Park Road off of Route 9W in Coxsackie. Passengers can also pick up the bus at the Catskill Thruway entrance at 7:45 AM. People can get off the bus at either Radio City Music Hall or at Canal Street (Little Italy and Chinatown). Experience the excitement of the city, the finest holiday decorations, shopping, museums, plays, or restaurants. The bus will pick up passengers near Radio City Music Hall at 7:30 PM. Tickets are $31 a person. Contact Eilleen at 756-8113 for more info and reservations.

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Senator Gillibrand and Senator Tkaczyk Round Table with Women Farmers

All photos ©Beth Schneck Photography

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Welcome!

Welcome to the Greene County Democratic Party website. We are all very proud to be Democrats, members of the oldest political party in the country, and are working every day to turn Greene County blue.

“Like” us on facebook!  facebook.com/GreeneCountyDemocraticCommittee

The common thread of Democratic history, from Thomas Jefferson to Barack Obama, has been an abiding faith in the judgment of hardworking American families, and a commitment to helping the excluded, the disenfranchised, and the poor, strengthen our nation by earning themselves a piece of the American Dream. Democrats understand the value of hard work, education, and opportunity. Democrats are working hard to bring more people into the economic mainstream, to improve our public schools, to protect our homeland, to make quality health care accessible, and to keep our air and water clean. And it’s not just elected officials who are fighting for these enduring values — it’s committed citizens in communities across New York and America.

Join us and become a part of this important and exciting movement.

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Meet the Candidates • Thursday, 10/1 • 6:30pm • Washington Irving Senior Center in Catskill

Meet the Candidates 2015

Thurs., Oct. 1, 6:30 pm, Town & County Women’s Network is hosting a ‘Meet the Candidates’ event.

All county candidates of any party are invited, and ‪#‎TEAMCATSKILL‬ will be there. It’s a great chance to find out more about who’s running and what their ideas are for moving our county and towns forward.

Location: Washington Irving Senior Center, 15 Academy St., Catskill 12414

This is for candidates across Greene County, and anyone who wants to come and participate!

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L-R: Aidan O’Connor Jr. • Durham, Kevin Lennon • Catskill, Vinny Seeley • Catskill, Lori Torgersen • Windham, Ashland, Jewett, Prattsville, Joe Kozloski • Catskill, Crane Davis • Catskill, Larry Gardner • Hunter, Halcott, Lexington, not in photo – Harry Lennon • Cairo, Jim Van Slyke • New Baltimore

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Greene County Democratic Candidates 2015:

ATHENS:
ATHENS TOWN JUSTICE – JAMES ROBINSON
ATHENS TOWN COUNCIL – PHYLLIS DINKELACKER
ATHENS TOWN COUNCIL – MARTIN MILLER
CAIRO:
CAIRO TOWN SUPERVISOR – TED BANTA
CAIRO SUPERINTENDENT OF HIGHWAYS – RON BAITSHOLTS
CAIRO TOWN COUNCILMAN – JANET MCKEON
CATSKILL:
CATSKILL TOWN SUPERVISOR – DAVIS, DOREEN
CATSKILL TOWN COUNCILMAN – PATRICK MCCULLOCH
COXSACKIE:
COXSACKIE TOWN SUPERVISOR – PATRICK KENNEDY
COXSACKIE SUPERINTENDENT OF HIGHWAYS – LAWRENCE ROSS, JR
COXSACKIE TOWN COUNCIL – TOMMY BURKE
HALCOTT:
HALCOTT TOWN SUPERVISOR – ALAN WHITE
HALCOTT TOWN CLERK – PATRICIA WARFIELD
HALCOTT SUPERINTENDENT OF HIGHWAYS – RUSSELL BOUTON
HALCOTT TAX COLLECTOR – ROBIN WHITE
HALCOTT TOWN COUNCILMAN – YUKARI DAY
HALCOTT TOWN COUNCILMAN – ALAN REYNOLDS
HUNTER:
HUNTER TOWN SUPERVISOR – DARYL LEGG
HUNTER SUPERINTENDENT OF HIGHWAYS – JOHN FARRELL
HUNTER TOWN COUNCILMAN – DAVID KUKLE
LEXINGTON :
LEXINGTON TOWN COUNCILMAN – LARRY CROSS
LEXINGTON TOWN COUNCILMAN – JO ELLEN SCHERMERHORN,
NEW BALTIMORE
NEW BALTIMORE TOWN JUSTICE – , JOSEPH FARRELL JR
NEW BALTIMORE SUPERINTENDENT OF HGWY – DENIS JORDAN
NEW BALTIMORE TOWN SUPERVISOR – ARTHUR FULLERTON
NEW BALTIMORE TOWN COUNCILMAN – PATRICK DUNN JR
PRATTSVILLE:
PRATTSVILLE TOWN CLERK – KATHLEEN SHERMAN,
PRATTSVILLE TOWN SUPERVISOR – KORY O’HARA
PRATTSVILLE TAX COLLECTOR – SWITLANA BREIGLE
PRATTSVILLE TOWN COUNCILMAN – BONITA CHASE
PRATTSVILLE TOWN COUNCILMAN – PATRICK MATTICE

GREENE COUNTY LEGISLATURE:
LEG DIST 1 – CATSKILL – CRANE DAVIS
LEG DIST 1 – CATSKILL – JOE KOZLOSKI
LEG DIST 1 – CATSKILL – KEVIN LENNON
LEG DIST 1 – CATSKILL – VINNY SEELEY

LEG DIST 5 – NEW BALTIMORE – JAMES VAN SLYKE

LEG DIST 6 – WIN JWT ASH PRA – LORI TORGERSEN

LEG DIST 7 – HUN LEX HAL – LARRY GARDNER

LEG DIST 8 – CAIRO – HARRY LENNON

LEG DIST 9 – DURHAM – AIDAN O’CONNOR JR

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Durham – Meet Your Candidate for the Greene County Legislature – 10/4 from 12-2pm

Aidan OConnor Fundraiser Invite

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Community Forum about the NEW Pipelines along NYS Thruway • 10/1 • 7-9pm • at Bridge Street Theatre

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2015 Annual Dinner • September 18th • 6-9pm

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Candidate Fundraiser for New Baltimore Democratic Party – September 15th 6 to 9 PM

Candidate Fundraiser for New Baltimore Democratic Party – September 15th 6 to 9 PM

A Silent Auction will be held

Appetizers will be served

$25 per person or $45 per couple

The Boathouse on Route 144 in the marina

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Primaries • September 10th, 2015

There are NO primaries in Greene county for the Democratic Party on Primary Day September 10.

Please note there are primaries in several towns that involve the Independence (IND) or Conservative (CON) parties or some write in initiatives.

*In Cairo there is an IND primary for the IND line in the November election for County Legislature. Bill Lawrence, Sylvia Hasenkopf & our own Harry Lennon will square off and top two vote getters will win the IND line. If you know any members of the IND party in Cairo, please encourage their support of Harry.

*Also in Cairo there is a CON primary for Town Supervisor. D. Benoit v write in for Ted Banta.

*New Baltimore Highway Superintendent on the IND line.

* Windham has several CON primaries and write in efforts.

If you have any questions don’t hesitate to check with Casey or Marie in the Board of Elections. http://greenegovernment.com/departments/board-of-elections/

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GCDC Annual Dinner • September 18th • 6-9pm

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Save the Date!! • GCDC Annual Dinner • Friday, September 18th • 6pm

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