A leading progressive in New York politics is throwing her support behind Democratic candidate Dana Balter in the 24th Congressional District race.
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Listen to Dana on the Issues
Visiting Syracuse University Professor Dana Balter is running for Congress. She explains why she is running and why she is unhappy with Congressman John Katko. She also spoke specifically on the issues of Healthcare, Gun Control, and Women’s Rights.
Dana Balter for Congress collects more than 8K signatures for three party lines
“Dana understands the district. She spent months getting to know the voters, getting to know the issues, getting to know that where we are today is not where we need to be, and where we need to go is with Dana Balter,” ~ Assemblywoman Pamela Hunter
The Indivisible Project endorses Dana Balter
“Dana Balter understands the real needs of her community and will be a champion for working families. She will be well positioned to fight for the needs of central New York,” said Maria Urbina, the national political director of the Indivisible Project.
Syracuse University College Democrats endorse Dana Balter
The College Democrats voted by simple majority to endorse Balter at the organization’s Tuesday night meeting. Jordan Lally, acting president of the organization, said the group allowed members to talk about and question the vote before casting ballots, but the discussion was “pretty quick.”