Friday, March 30, 2012

Wager Concedes. Didi Barrett Wins 103AD

Rich Wager has conceded the race for 103rd Assembly District. Didi Barrett will be the first woman to represent the district and the first Democrat in many years.

The Columbia County Democratic Committee congratulates Ms. Barrett on a great campaign. We also thank the voters of Columbia and Dutchess Counties for placing their confidence in our new Assemblywoman.

More at Capitol Tonight and Register-Star

Monday, March 26, 2012

Columbia County Democrats Overwhelmingly Endorse Julian Schreibman for Congress

The Columbia County Democratic Committee met on Saturday March 24th and endorsed Julian Schreibman as the Democratic candidate for Congress. Mr. Schreibman would face Rep. Chris Gibson in the newly configured 19th Congressional District.

Mr. Schreibman has a long history in law enforcement. At the CIA he received the Attorney General's Distinguished Service Award for assisting in the prosecution of four al Qaeda members for bombing US embassies. He also served as a federal prosecutor and as Assistant District Attorney in Ulster County.

So far Ulster, Dutchess and Greene Counties have also endorsed Mr. Schreibman. 

Read more about Julian Schreibman at his website

Tuesday, March 20, 2012

Barrett Leads District Wide

Didi Barrett leads Richard Wager by 159 votes, district wide with all districts reporting.

See the most up to date Dutchess County results here.

Didi Barrett Takes Columbia County!

Didi Barrett has won Columbia County 2011 to 1530 for Wager.

See the most updated Columbia County tally here

Didi Barrett Sweeps Hudson

Assembly candidate Didi Barrett has swept the City of Hudson by a large margin. 

The total in Hudson was 433-131, a more than 3 to 1 margin.

Thursday, March 15, 2012

Hudson Supervisors Unanimous in Their Support of Didi Barrett

All five of Hudson's Supervisors have endorsed Didi Barrett in the Special Election for the 103rd Assembly District seat.
(l-r) 3rd Ward Supervisor Ellen Thurston, 4th Ward Supervisor William Hughes Jr, Assembly Candidate Didi Barrett, 5th Ward Supervisor Rick Scalera, 1st Ward Supervisor Sarah Sterling and 2nd Ward Supervisor Ed Cross III