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Delgado: 19th Voters Ready To Let Incumbent Faso Go

Delgado: 19th Voters Ready To Let Incumbent Faso Go Thus, Democrat Says, His Campaign Job Interview By JIM KEVLIN • Special to RICHFIELD SPRINGS – An independent poll in mid-July showed Democrat Antonio Delgado trailing Congressman John Faso, R-19, by five points, 44-49. More important, Delgado told a small but rapt gathering in the public library here, fewer than 50 percent of voters in the 19th District that includes Otsego County approve of Faso’s performance in his first term.…


AD The Voice’s Rap Career Emerges As Campaign’s First Hot Potato

Editorial, July 20, 2018 AD The Voice’s Rap Career Emerges As Campaign’s First Hot Potato Get ready, folks. We’re going to be hearing a lot of hip-hop music between now and Nov. 6. It was generally known during the just-completed primary campaign in our 19th Congressional District that the victor, Antonio Delgado, had been involved in a rap venture in Los Angeles more than a decade ago, but details were fuzzy. And they didn’t really matter: Chances were even or…



Column by Adrian Kuzminski for July 13, 2018 OPEN LETTER TO ANTONIO DELGADO Fight Faso Over Big Money In Politics Congratulations on winning the Democratic nomination for Congress in New York’s 19th Congressional District. You’ve got a tough fight ahead against a smooth and wily opponent. I’m one of many who would like to see Representative John Faso defeated. He is a bought and paid for ex-lobbyist with big hardcore far right support. The Mercer family, investors in Breitbart News…


Delgado In Oneonta For 4th of July Festivities

Delgado In Oneonta For July 4th Festivities By LIBBY CUDMORE • Special To ONEONTA – There are 163 towns in the 19th Congressional District, many of them with fireworks, parades and other events celebrating Independence Day.  And Antonio Delgado, the Democratic candidate for Congress, chose to spend his Fourth of July in Oneonta. “Oneonta is a wonderful place,” he said. “I have a responsibility to touch every part of the district, to meet with people and listen to them.”…


 Faso Visits Oneonta Tuesday, To Tour Custom Electronics

 Faso Visits Oneonta Tuesday, To Tour Custom Electronics ONEONTA – U.S. Rep. John Faso, R-Kinderhook, will be visiting Custom Electronics at 1:30 tomorrow to tour the facility and discuss expansion plans with President/CEO Michael Pentaris, Otsego Now CEO Jody Zackrevsky, and Otsego County Chamber of Commerce President Barbara Ann Heegan. With the Democratic primary June 26, Faso will be facing Rhinebeck lawyer Antonio Delgado in the Nov. 6 general election.…


Librarian Of Congress, Faso At Village Library

Librarian Of Congress, Faso At Village Library After Reading, Carla Hayden Visits Fenimore Otsego County’s congressman, U.S. Rep. John Faso, R-Kinderhook, top photo, joined Carla Hayden, the 14th Librarian of Congress, this morning in reading to local youngsters at the Village Library of Cooperstown.  Ms. Hayden, who was in the village to speak at the Hall of Fame’s annual Baseball Symposium, wanted to visit a local library while here.  She read “I Am A Duck” and “Spoon”; then Faso read…


Jeff Beals Promotes Progressive Agenda

Jeff Beals Promotes Progressive Agenda 19th District Congressional candidate Jeff Beals, a former CIA agent and State Department staffer in the Middle East, this afternoon burnished his progressive credentials before 40 voters in Sunday forums in Cooperstown Village Hall for candidates running against U.S. Rep. John Faso, R-Kinderhook.  He embraced his endorsement by Bernie Sanders’ progressive, called for “Medicare for All,” and told the gathering when they here any of the seven Democrats being called “carpetbaggers,” they should respond that…


Cooperstown Grad Runs In 19th Vs. ‘Those Boys’

Cooperstown Grad Runs In 19th Vs. ‘Those Boys’ If She Beats 6 Democrat Men, She Faces Faso COOPERSTOWN – Erin Collier, a Cooperstown Central graduate, nationally ranked tri-athlete, and daughter of a local beef farmer, announced today she is running for Congress in New York’s 19th District, where she will be the only woman against six Democrats. “I’m not going to let those boys beat me,” she declares in a video posted on…


Local Literacy Center Celebrates Milestone

Local Literacy Center Marks 25th Anniversary By PARKER FISH • Special to TREADWELL – Celebrating 25 years of existence, the Bright Hill Press & Literary Center made several announcements about the current state and the future of the Treadwell-based literary center at a special event today. Founder and Executive Director Bertha Rogers was on hand to debut Bright Hill Press’s newest anthology “Like Light,” published to commemorate the 25th anniversary of Bright Hill with poetry and prose from 220 poets…

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