“It is disappointing but not surprising that John Katko is resorting to such tactics. It’s sad to see him showing as little regard for the truth as his party leaders do,” said Dana Balter. “Clearly, he’s afraid to be honest with voters because he knows that the vast majority of them support my position. The truth is my healthcare plan will significantly lower costs for consumers — a fact backed up by a Republican-funded study.”
Dana Balter holds Town Hall in Williamson
Balter Campaign Hosts Second of Four Open Access, Public Town Halls Across the District During the General Election Williamson, NY – Saturday August 25th Dana Balter, Democratic nominee for New York’s 24th Congressional District, held the second of four scheduled open access, public town halls across the district during the general election cycle. The town […]
EMILY’s List Endorses Dana Balter for Congress
“A longtime educator, Dana Balter is committed to standing up for the underdog,” said Stephanie Schriock, president of EMILY’s List. “Inspired by her brother who has cognitive disabilities, Dana has fiercely advocated to ensure everyone gets the health care they deserve. Dana knows firsthand how important access to affordable, quality health care is, and her own experience facing the fear and uncertainty that can come from having a pre-existing condition led Dana to want to make sure others don’t have to face the same concerns. Now, she is running to fight not only for central and western New Yorkers’ access to affordable health care, but also to expand economic opportunity, protect a woman’s right to choose, improve public education and more.”
Balter Campaign Announces Four Town Hall Events Across the 24th District
Dana Balter stands strong in her commitment to hold open public meetings while a candidate and once in office Syracuse, NY – Dana Balter, Democratic nominee for New York’s 24th Congressional District, announces dates for four upcoming public town hall events, one in each county of NY-24. These events are part of the larger Campaign […]
Dana Balter Invites John Katko to Joint Town Halls
Today Dana Balter, Democratic candidate for Congress in Central New York’s 24th District, highlights another priority in her Campaign Finance and Government Reform Agenda. Balter pledges to hold a minimum of four public town halls every year in office, one in each of the four counties of New York’s 24th district. To highlight her commitment, the Balter campaign invites John Katko to participate in joint town halls, one in each of the four counties.
“The people of NY-24 need the opportunity to ask questions of those who seek to represent them. That’s why I’m committed to having open public meetings across the district–both during the campaign and once I’m in office.” Balter said of her plans to communicate with constituents. “The people deserve a representative who will engage.”
Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee adds Dana Balter to “Red to Blue” Program
“I’m proud that our campaign is being recognized for the hard work we’ve done,” said Balter, who won her June primary by 25 points. “Our district deserves a representative who will show up, listen, and stand up for the people of central and western New York.”
Dana Balter Announces Campaign Finance and Government Reform Agenda
Balter is leading by example and rolling out a legislative agenda that includes: supporting a constitutional amendment overturning Citizens United; lobbying reform to ensure our Congressional representatives are working in the interest of the people; transparency measures for the Executive branch including requiring presidential candidates to disclose their tax returns; and voting law reforms including putting an end to gerrymandering.