Thursday, June 21, 2012

Columbia County Democrats Endorse Assemblywoman Didi Barrett for Reelection in 106th AD

The Columbia County Democratic Committee has unanimously endorsed Didi Barrett for reelection to the newly drawn 106th Assembly District Seat.

In Columbia County the 106th AD includes the Towns of Ghent, Claverack, Greenport Livingston, Germantown, Clermont, Taghkanic, Gallatin, Ancram and Copake and the City of Hudson. The new district also includes the Towns of Milan, Pine Plains, North East, Amenia, Stanford, Clinton, Pleasant Valley, Hyde Park and Poughkeepsie in Dutchess County. 
See District Map

Assemblywoman Barrett won an historic victory in March 2012 when she was elected to the 103rd AD in a Special Election, becoming the first Democrat to hold the seat and the first woman to ever hold it. Most of the former 103rd district is in the newly configured 106th.

She has also been endorsed by the Independence Party and the Working Families Party.

Learn more at
Read more at Register-Star