Who’s running on party lines for city and county positions?


According to the Montgomery County Board of Elections, today was the last day for candidates to submit petitions to appear on party lines in the November 2018 elections. Candidates who have filed petitions include:

Montgomery County Clerk

Helen Bartone – Democratic, Woman’s Equality, Working Families

Brittney Kolbe – Republican, Conservative, Independence, Reform

Montgomery County Sheriff

James Glorioso Jr. – Democratic, Woman’s Equality, Working Families

Jeffrey T. Smith – Republican, Conservative, Independence, Reform

City of Amsterdam Common Council,  First Ward

Patrick Russo – Republican, Conservative, Independence

Pamela Swart – Democratic

City of Amsterdam Common Council, Third Ward

Irene Collins – Democratic

Arthur Iannuzzi – Democratic, Conservative

Any citizen may file a written objection to a candidate’s petition within three days after the petition is filed. Candidates seeking to run on independent lines have until August 21 to file petitions.

Tim Becker

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