Sunday, January 31, 2016

Columbia County Democratic Committee Endorses Will Yandik

The CCDC at their monthly meeting on January 30 endorsed Will Yandik as the Democratic candidate for Congress in New York's 19th District.

See Columbia County has a candidate for NY-19: Will Yandik for Cindy Hall's introduction and for news coverage the Register-Star.

Will's website is
and his Facebook page is

Monday, January 25, 2016

Shaun Francis NY State Senate Campaign

Please join Shaun Francis for his formal New York State Senate campaign announcement on Thursday, January 28th at 5:30 pm in Hudson at Mexican Radio, 537 Warren St.

Shaun has invited all of us to stand with him as he formally launches his campaign for New York State Senate followed by a meet-and-greet with hors d’oeuvres and refreshments.

Shaun is hoping to get as many people there as we can to fill the room with cheering supporters.  Please plan to attend if your schedule allows. Everyone is welcome!

Monday, January 18, 2016

Upcoming Events

Please be informed of the following revised CCDC schedule of upcoming meetings and events - please note some dates, times and locations have changed:

January 28, 2016 - Thursday
5:30 - 7:30 PM
Shaun Francis for NYS Senate - Campaign Announcement & Event, Mexican Radio, Warren St., Hudson

January 30, 2016 - Saturday
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
CCDC Monthly Meeting, Martin H. Glynn Municipal Building, Church St., Valatie

Tuesday, January 5, 2016

Presidential Designating Petitions 2016

Any NYS registered Democrat interested in collecting signatures for Hillary Clinton please contact Peter Bujanow ( or 518-469-6452 to arrange for petition delivery or pick-up since the sheets provided by the campaign are longer than legal paper (8-1/2” x 20”), and printing may be difficult on most consumer model printers. 

The Clinton campaign has requested that all petitions be returned by January 26, 2016

The Designating Petition for Bernie Sanders is printable on standard 8-1/2” x 11” paper.  If you have any questions or would like to receive a PDF or paper copies, please contact Bernadette (bmpowis@hotmail.comor Bill (  They can both be reached on 347-426-7224.

The Martin O'Malley campaign has not yet contacted the CCDC regarding petitions and when that occurs you will be advised accordingly.