Democratic congressional candidate Dana Balter officially launched the petitioning process to get her on the ballot Saturday morning. Balter ran against Rep. John Katko in 2018, but lost in the general election.
Katko to host Nunes this weekend, opponent hosts dueling breakfast
This weekend, two candidates running for congress will host dueling breakfasts with different price tags to attend. Congressman Devin Nunes will be in Syracuse to join Congressman John Katko for a $1,000-per-person breakfast… In response to Katko’s event, Balter is hosting a free breakfast for supporters. In a statement provided to NewsChannel 9, Balter said: […]
Connect to Congress: Dana Balter looks to election rematch against Rep. John Katko
She’s done this before. In 2018, Dana Balter fought off a primary challenger and gave Congressman John Katko the biggest run for his money in his political career. This time around, her issues remain the same, emphasizing access to healthcare and a fair economy.
Oswego County Democrats back Dana Balter for Congress
Oswego County Democratic Chairman Gordon Prosser said there was a lot of discussion among committee members during the committee’s endorsement meeting Monday. What impressed the committee, he said, was Balter’s work ethic. “Whenever we’ve had events, Dana was there,” he said. “And she wasn’t just there to make an appearance. She was there to help.”
Dana Balter reacts to John Katko’s support of Trump’s 2020 campaign
Democrat Dana Balter criticized Rep. John Katko on Friday for his decision to support President Donald Trump’s reelection campaign this year. Katko, R-Camillus, refused to endorse or support Trump’s presidential campaign in 2016. But Katko said Thursday he decided to back Trump in 2020 based on his record as president and the alternative of having […]
Dana Balter wins another national endorsement in CNY House race
A week after six local Indivisible groups endorsed Dana Balter to challenge Republican U.S. Rep. John Katko in the 24th Congressional District race, the national organization announced it’s backing her again. Indivisible, which formed in late 2016 to oppose President Donald Trump’s agenda, included Balter, D-Syracuse, in its second round of 2020 congressional endorsements. Balter […]
Progressives in Congress supporting Dana Balter in CNY House race
Dana Balter has the support of the Congressional Progressive Caucus in her bid to unseat Republican U.S. Rep. John Katko. The political arm of the caucus endorsed Balter, D-Syracuse, in December. She is one of three Democrats vying for the party’s nomination to challenge Katko, R-Camillus, in the 2020 election. “Dana Balter has the vision, […]