Thursday, July 2, 2015

Have A Safe & Happy 4th!

Wishing you all safe travel, good weather and a Happy Fourth of July from the Warren County Democratic Committee!

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Glens Falls Democratic Committee Spring Picnic

A Reminder:   You're Invited! The Glens Falls Democratic Committee will hold its Spring Picnic this Saturday, June 20th from 4-6pm at the Lawrence Street Tavern on the corner of Lawrence & Cooper Streets, across the street from the Post Star. 

Come and meet the Democratic candidates running for office in the City this year.  Candidates scheduled to be present include State Supreme Court, 4th Judicial District candidate Julie Garcia,  Warren County Family Court Judge candidate Rob Smith, Warren County Sheriff candidate Larry Cleveland, Assistant Glens Falls City Court Judge and candidate Nikki Moreschi, 1st Ward Supervisor and candidate Dan Girard, 2nd Ward Supervisor and candidate Peter McDevitt, 3rd Ward Supervisor candidate Claudia Braymer and 5th Ward Supervisor candidate Ben Driscoll.

A $10 donation will be accepted at the door.  Refreshments will be served:  attendees are invited to bring a dish if they choose.  There will be a cash bar.



Monday, May 11, 2015

Queensbury Democrats Hold Meet The Candidates Night

On Wednesday May 6 the Queensbury Democrats held a Meet The Candidates Night at the Sweet Basil Restaurant on Rt.9.  Queensbury Dem Co-chair Mike Parwana introduced canidates John Strough, for Town Supervisor, Jennifer Switzer and Rick Garrand for Town Council and Dave Strainer for Supervisor at Large.

Co-Chair Mike Parwana introduces candidagtes

Dave Strainer

Dave Strainer, John Strough and Bill Mason listen

Rick Garrand

Jennifer Swizter

County Chair Lynne Boecher and Mike Parwana

Kim Ross, Beth McLaughlin and Julie Garcia

Vice Chair Tom McDonough with Sheriff Candidate Larry Cleveland

2014 Congressional Candidate Aaron Woolf with Lynne Boecher

Family Court Judge Candidate Rob Smith with friends

Rob Smith and Ralph Farrell

Glens Falls City Chair Margaret Farrell
John Strough and Lisa Adamson

Sunday, April 26, 2015

Democrats Come Out For NAACP Scholarship Dinner and Gov. David Paterson!

The Glens Falls Branch of the NAACP was singularly honored Saturday, April 25th, to have former Gov. David Paterson as its special guest speaker for its bi-annual Scholarship Dinner.

In attendance were many area Democrats including Warren County Family Court Judge Candidate Rob Smith and his wife Wanda, Queensbury Supervisor John Strough and Chris Strough, Glens Falls Assistant City Court Judge Nikki Moreschi and her husband Bill and Warren County Sheriff Candidate and former Sheriff Larry Cleveland. 

Guests were welcomed by NAACP Branch President and Democratic Committee Member Mary Gooden and Vice Chair and Democratic Committee Member Lee Braggs.

Warren County Family Court Candidate Rob Smith with Governor Paterson and Glens Falls Assistant City Court Judge Nikki Moreschi

Queensbury Supervisor John Strough and Gov. Paterson
Sheriff Candidate Larry Cleveland and Gov. Paterson

Rob Smith, Gov. Paterson and Judge Moreschi
Rob and Wanda Smith with Gov. Paterson

Rob Smith with Gov. Paterson

Rev. Leonard Oates and Supervisor John Strough

Gov. Paterson Speaks to the guests
Rob Smith talks with Ernest Gooden
Larry Cleveland with Bill McCoskery

Glens Falls City Chair Margaret Farrell and Judge Moreschi

Warren County Chair Lynne Boecher with United Association Political Director Larry Bulman

Bruce Reese with Dennis Tarantino

Mrs. Oates and Judge Moreschi

Larry Cleveland and Rob Smith
Mary Gooden introduces Gov. Paterson

Mary Gooden and committee presents Gov. Paterson with a thank you gift

Gov. Paterson and Lee Braggs

Larry Bulman is introduced to Rob Smith by Lynne Boecher
Judge Moreschi and Gov. Paterson

Monday, April 20, 2015

Warren County Democrats Attend 2015 Democratic Rural Conference!

Warren County Chair Lynne Boecher and State Committeewoman Patricia Dudley attended this year's Democratic Rural Confence in Syracuse. Guest speakers and attendees included Sen. Chuck Schumer, Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, Comptroller Tom Dinapoli, Democracy For America Chair Jim Dean, Syracuse Mayor Stephanie Miner, Rep. Paul Tonko, Assemblywoman Carrie Woerner and others.
Warren County Chair Lynne Boecher and Assemblywoman Carrie Woerner
Senator Chuck Schumer

Rep. Paul Tonko
Comptroller Tom Dinapoli

Attorney General Eric Schneiderman
Democracy For America Chair Jim Dean
Lynne Boecher with John Sullivan

Pat and Beth

Nick and Mary

The Plumbers and Steamfitters welcome attendees

Monday, April 6, 2015

Congratultions To Tarantino, Rob Smith Now Online & An Invitation To The NAACP Gala

Kudos to our committeeman and former Assembly candidate Dennis Tarantino who was the recipient of the prestigious Patrick J. Mannix Award presented by the Warren County Bar Association for his exemplary work with the bar association and this community. Congratulations Dennis!

Second, our candidate for Family Court, Rob Smith’s web page and Facebook page is up and running and I would encourage you to view the pages and like and share his Facebook page:

Third, Glens Falls Branch of the NAACP is holding their 49th Scholarship Fundraiser Gala on Saturday, April 25, 2015 at the Queensbury Hotel. Special Guest speaker this year is the 55th Governor of New York The Honorable David Paterson and I would encourage all to attend if possible. Tickets and details are available from Committeemen Lee Braggs (793-7859) or Mary Gooden (986-1163). Reservations need to be made by April 18, 2015.

Monday, January 26, 2015

Lt. Gov. Hochul Speaks In Glens Falls On Gov. Cuomo's 2015 Opportunity Agenda

Lt. Governor Kathy Hochul visited Glens Falls on Thursday, January 22nd and spoke on  Governor Cuomo's 2015 Opportunity Agenda before at standing room only crowd in the Crandall Library's Community Room. Glens Falls Mayor Jack Diamond introduced the Lt. Governor and noted the large number of local officials present. 

Mayor Diamond introduces Lt. Gov. Hochul

The standing room only crowd

Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul speaks

The Lt. Gov. takes questions afterwards

Warren County Democratic Chair Lynne Boecher (left) talks with Washington County Democratic Chair and State Executive Chair Sheila Comar, with Dean Boecher and United Association Political Director Larry Bulman and Bob Rockwell in the background