“The way I look at this job and what I want to do is be out in the district connecting, not just with the people who agree with me, but especially with the people who don’t,” she said. “If you agree with me, I know what you think already. If you don’t agree with me, that’s when I need to hear from you.”
Syracuse University professor Dana Balter details congressional campaign platform
“If we put aside the labels and desire to be right, we can realize that we aren’t so different,” she said. “We all want our families to be safe, healthy and prosperous. If we start from that point of agreement, we can have a real honest and healthy dialogue about how to get there.”
Dana Balter seeking Democratic nod to challenge Rep. John Katko for Congress
SYRACUSE — Surrounded by friends and supporters Tuesday at Forman Park, Dana Balter formally announced her candidacy for the Democratic nomination in New York’s 24th Congressional District race.
Dana Balter is standing up for the People.
“I need to stand up and fight for the things that are important to this community,” Balter said. “Those include health care for everybody, quality education for every child, equal treatment under the law, protection of natural resources. We need a representative that is going to stand up and do what is right, not what is easy.”
Dana Balter announces campaign today for Democratic Nomination for Congress.
WASHINGTON — A Syracuse University professor plans to launch a campaign today for the Democratic nomination for Congress and a chance to challenge Rep. John Katko in the 2018 election.