Saturday, September 22, 2012

Den Tarantino found a large and receptive crowd at the opening of the Adirondack Balloon Festival, first at the inaugural launch at Crandall Park, and later at the antique car show in downtown Glens Falls.   It was a busy afternoon and evening with Den meeting large numbers of supporters urging him on.

Den explains to a young supporter what an Assemblyman does

Dennis with Glens Falls Mayor Jack Diamond

Glens Falls entrepreneur Bob Lansing explains to Den how he rescued the class Johnny Astro toy

With the ladies from Ceceila's Kitchen

Den talks with Glens Falls City Councilman Ben Driscoll

Dennis buys a fundraising raffle ticket for the Feeder Canal Alliance

Friday, September 21, 2012

United Transportation Union Endorses Tarantino For Assembly!

Assembly candidate Dennis Tarantino announced today that his race for the open seat in the new 114th District has been endorsed by the United Transportation Union, AFL-CIO.

According to Samuel J. Nasca, New York State Legislative Director for the United Transportation Union, Tarantino’s history, credentials and “vast experience in politics and ancillary activities” well positioned him for the New York State Assembly.   

“I am honored to receive the endorsement of the United Transportation Union,” Tarantino  said.  “I also appreciate the contribution the UTU makes to our state.  I am grateful for labor support again and I look forward to working with the United Transportation Union in Albany in January.”  

  The union will be alerting its members of Tarantino’s candidacy, and will be working for his election November 6th, according to Legislative Director Nasca.  The union represents rail,   private and public transportation and aviation workers across New York State.  

Saturday, September 8, 2012

114th Assembly District candidate Den Tarantino has hit the streets with new literature introducing himself to area voters.  

Dennis and Glens Falls voters at Poopie DiManno's Lunch

Den and his family