Rep. John Katko and Dana Balter remain locked in a dead heat in one of the nation’s most competitive races for Congress less than 10 days before the election, according to a new Siena College | syracuse.com poll released today.
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In latest TV ads, Balter backs Biden tax plan, highlights support of ex-Katko voter
In a new TV ad, Democratic congressional candidate Dana Balter showcases the support of Bob, a Manlius resident. He praises Balter’s work history — her time as a bartender and server in college, and her roles at a Connecticut nonprofit that served those with developmental disabilities. But Bob hasn’t always supported Balter. In the commercial […]
New Democratic poll finds Dana Balter with narrow lead over John Katko
A new poll released by a Democratic super political action committee finds Democratic challenger Dana Balter has a two-point lead over Republican U.S. Rep. John Katko in the 24th Congressional District race. The poll conducted by Public Policy Polling on behalf of House Majority PAC shows that Balter, D-Syracuse, is up 45 to 43% in […]
Dana Balter outraises Rep. John Katko with $1.3 million haul in third quarter
Backed by mostly small-dollar donations, Democratic candidate Dana Balter raised more than $1.3 million for her campaign to unseat Republican U.S. Rep. John Katko in the 24th Congressional District. It is the second-highest fundraising total in one quarter for a Syracuse-area congressional candidate, according to Federal Election Commission records. Balter, D-Syracuse, holds the record after […]
Dana Balter and John Katko, on the issues: Abortion, reproductive rights
The two candidates in the 24th Congressional District race, Republican U.S. Rep. John Katko and Democratic challenger Dana Balter, agree they differ on abortion rights. That’s where the agreement ends.
Watch: The Citizen’s interview with Dana Balter, Democratic candidate for Congress
Dana Balter, a Democrat running to represent New York’s 24th Congressional District, joins The Citizen for a live interview at 7 p.m. tonight. Balter, D-Syracuse, will be interviewed by The Citizen’s Robert Harding. The interview should last around 30 minutes. You can watch live here:
Dana Balter, Candidate for NY-24, Discusses Her Guiding Principles, ACA, and SCOTUS
Dana Balter ran against incumbent John Katko in the 24th Congressional District representing the Syracuse area in 2018 and lost by a little over 5 percentage points. This time around, according to the latest Siena Poll, the race is a statistical dead heat. In fact, according to poll watchers, this race is supposed to be […]