FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Friday, March 4, 2022
SARATOGA, NY—Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik announced that she secured the unanimous endorsement of theSchoharie County Republican Committee, which means she has nowearned unanimous endorsements from Republican Committees in all eighteen counties of New York’s newly drawn 21st Congressional District, including Saratoga, Franklin, Herkimer, Fulton, Jefferson, Clinton, Hamilton, Warren, Oneida, St. Lawrence, Oswego, Essex, Montgomery, Washington, Essex, Otsego, Rensselaer, and Schoharie Counties.
Assemblyman and Schoharie County GOP Chair Chris Tague stated:
“The Schoharie County Republican Party was honored to unanimously endorse Congresswoman Elise Stefanik for re-election. Congresswoman Stefanik is a true workhorse who has already met with dozens of families and elected leaders throughout Schoharie County since it recently became part of the 21stCongressional District. I’m thrilled that Elise will be a voice for Schoharie County in Congress, and I look forward to working with her to deliver resultsto our families.”
Regional Vice Chair of the New York GOP for the Central Region and Oswego County GOP Chair, Fred Beardsley stated:
“As the Regional Vice Chair of the New York GOP for the Central Region and Chair of the Oswego County GOP, I’m grateful for Congresswoman Stefanik’s strong conservative leadership for Upstate New York and our entire state. Thousands of Republicans across our communities are energized to re-elect Congresswoman Stefanik to Congress, and we look forward to supporting her as she continues to advocate for our families at the highest levelsof our federal government.”
North Country Regional Vice Chair for the New York GOP, Sue E. McNeil stated:
“There is a reason Congresswoman Stefanik continues to earn the unanimous support of Republicans in Upstate New York and the North Country—she is a proven conservative fighter who gets the job done. Whether it’s standing up for our veterans, protecting our second amendment rights, or advocating for the unborn, Elise is our conservative champion, and I’m proud to continue to support her.”
Congresswoman Elise Stefanik stated:
“I’m honored to once again have the unanimous backing of Republicans across the 21stdistrict. This election, I am especially humbled to have earned the support of six entirely new counties, all of which are proudly pro-Trump and pro-America! Republicans across Upstate New York and the North Country trust my record of standing up to the Radical Left’s policies and delivering results for the America First agenda.
In the past few weeks, I have met with thousands of hardworking families across Upstate New York and the North Country—including farmers, veterans, and seniors— and it is clearer than ever that November’s Red Tsunami will come crashing down on Far-Left New York Liberals this November. With the unwavering support of both the New York Republican and Conservative Parties, I will continue to stand up for the freedoms of hardworking families and help secure sweeping victories for New York Republicans up and down the ballot this Fall.”
The expanded NY-21 district voted for President Trump by 19% in 2020, nearly doubling the margin in the prior NY-21, and voted for the GOP gubernatorial candidate in 2018 by 30%. Congresswoman Stefanik has been re-elected by historic margins every single election cycle despite millions of dollars spent against her. The new seat has been described in multiple media outlets as a “GOP Super Seat”.