Wednesday, August 22, 2012

Congressman Bill Owens has gone on the air with new TV spots emphasizing jobs — the big issue of this year's election.   If you haven't seen the first one, here it is.

We have some more pictures of 114th Assembly District candidate Dennis Tarantino and Senator Kirsten Gillibrand at her reception last Saturday for Congressman Bill Owens.

Photo credit:  Don Polunci

Sunday, August 19, 2012

A crowd of almost two hundred turned out Saturday for a reception at the Fort William Henry Hotel hosted by Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand for Representative Bill Owens.  

Den Tarantino, 114th Assembly candidate Den Tarantino welcomes Congressman Owens with former Congressman Scott Murphy

Left to right Saratoga County Chair Todd Kerner, Bill Owens, Warren County Chair Lynne Boecher and Clinton County Chair Marty Mannix

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand and Den Tarantino

State Senate candidate Madelyn Thorne (49th SD) with Sen. Gillibrand

Former Glens Falls Councilman-At-Large Dick Dudley and Sen. Gillibrand

Supreme Court Candidate Christine Clark with Pat Joyce

Constituent service never stops for Bill Owens

Kirsten Gillibrand with Jeannette Stapley & County Chair Lynne Boecher with State Committeewoman Pat Dudley behind them

Sen. Gillibrand with Supreme Court candidate Jeff Wait

Gillibrand greets Supervisor Ron Vanselow

Kirsten Gillibrand with Debbie Fenton, Betty O'Brien and Pat Dudley

Bill Owens thanks Lynne Boecher

Friday, August 17, 2012

A large number of candidates covering the Warren-Washington-Saratoga Tricounty areas spoke to a large crowd at the annual Saratoga Democrats Barbecue at the Clifton Park Elk's Club pavillion.

Two area members of Congress were present:  Paul Tonko and Bill Owens.  Tonko lead off.

Rep. Tonko was followed by Rep. Bill Owens.

Earlier Owens ate with Assembly candidate for the 114th AD Den Tarantino.

Owens was followed by 113th Assembly District candidate Carrier Woerner.

Carrie was followed by Den Tarantino.

The full slate of judicial candidates for the Fourth Judicial District were also present:  John Silvestri, Christine Clark, Jeff Wait and Mark Blanchfield.

Saratoga County Chair Todd Kerner introduced the candidates before a large crowd.

Also present were State Senate candidates Robin Andrews and Madelyn Thorne.