Politics on Parade in Binghamton
If you are a fan of meeting politicians up close, September 21 is your lucky day with a virtual parade of politics in Binghamton.
Republican and Conservative candidate for New York State Attorney General Keith Wofford is holding a news conference to talk about corruption at 11 a.m. at the Broome County Public Library on Court Street.
The Green Party candidates for New York Governor and Comptroller are discussing issues in Binghamton. Gubernatorial candidate Howie Hawkins is kicking off his run for the general election at 11:30 this morning at the Peacemaker Stage on Court Street. He is being joined by Comptroller candidate Mark Dunlea
New York State Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie is scheduled to join local dignitaries for a news conference about the SUNY Broome Community College Culinary Arts Center at 3 p.m. at the old Carnegie Library on Exchange Street Binghamton followed by a tour of the Broome County Regional Farmer’s Market on Upper Front Street in the Town of Dickinson at 4:30 p.m., Johnson City projects on Corliss Avenue at 5 p.m. topped off with a tour of Binghamton Brewing Company on Avenue B in Johnson City at 5:30 p.m.
Meanwhile, Republicans in Binghamton September 20 unanimously selected Chenango County District Attorney Joseph McBride to be their candidate to run for the New York State Supreme Court 6th Judicial District seat opened by the retirement of Judge Kevin Dowd.
Democrats meeting in Binghamton over the weekend will select their candidate to run for the Supreme Court Justice seat.