Thursday, October 7th, 2016


Glens Falls, NY: Elise for Congress today announced the endorsement of sixteen top officials in Herkimer County. The grassroots endorsements include Republican and Democrats, and represent every town in Herkimer County.

County Clerk Sylvia Rowan said, “I am happy to endorse Congresswoman Elise Stefanik for reelection. She has made the issues facing Herkimer County such as rural broadband, and economic development a priority since taking office. She cares about our towns and villages and wants to see them thrive just as I do.”

“I’m honored to receive the endorsement of so many leaders across Herkimer County,” said Stefanik. “From my first day in Congress, I’ve worked with these leaders – both Republicans and Democrats – to deliver real results for families and small business owners across the County.”

“I want to thank each and every one of these leaders for their bipartisan support, and for the tremendous support of our growing grassroots network of volunteers and supporters across the North Country who have joined our campaign to make Washington work for you.”

A complete list of the sixteen Herkimer County officials endorsing Stefanik is below:

Jeanne Barley, Town Clerk, Russia
Stanley Bilinski, Town Clerk, Salisbury
Jean Daley, Town Supervisor, Salisbury
Frances Donley, Town Supervisor, Russia
Christopher Farber
Sandra Gates, Town Clerk, Ohio
Scott Gifford, Town Council Member, Russia
Marie Gressler, Town Clerk, Manhiem
Bruce Lyon, Village Mayor, Village of Dolgeville
Robert Moore Jr, Town Supervisor, Webb
James Nightingale, Highway Superintendent, Ohio
Sylvia Rowan, County Clerk
Patrick Russell, County Legislator, District 15
Frederick Shaw, County Legislator, District 16
Christopher Simpson, Town Council Member, Salisbury
Larry Williams, Highway Superintendent, Salisbury

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