Republicans announce Schenectady County candidate
The Schenectady County Republicans announced a slate of candidates this week for the County Legislature, sheriff and family court judge races.
The county's committee met on April 13, according to a news release from the party, and backed 10 candidates.
In the county's 1st legislative district they've endorsed Ben Wallach. In the second legislative district they're supporting disability rights advocate Jason Planck. In the third district they endorsed Alan Boulant, Grant Socha and Nicholas Gerace. In the fourth they backed Brian McGarry, Charles Quadrini and Randy Pascarella.
The county Republicans are also backing incumbent Sheriff Dominic Dagostino and they're supporting Deanna Siegel for family court judge.
The Republican Party is still looking for additional candidates to interview for county and town positions. Schenectady County Republican Committee Chairman Jim Buhrmaster can be reached at (518) 365-4809 or (518) 382-0260.
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