Monday, March 25, 2019

Press Release on Endorsements

On March 5th, The Hudson City Democratic Committee voted to endorse all candidates
running for office in uncontested races in the City of Hudson who had been interviewed
by the Committee.
The candidates endorsed on March 5 are:
Rick Rector for Mayor,
Heather Campbell for Treasurer,
Sarah Sterling, Supervisor for the 1st Ward,
Adus Miah, Supervisor for the 2nd Ward,
Michael Chameides, Supervisor for the 3rd Ward,
Linda Mussman, Supervisor for the 4th Ward,
Richard Scalera, Supervisor for the 5th Ward.

Rebecca Wolff and Kamal Johnson, Alderpersons for the 1st Ward,
John Rosenthal and Rich Volo, Alderpersons for the 4th Ward, and
Eileen Halloran and Dominic Merante, Alderpersons for the 5th Ward.
At its March 5 meeting the committee decided to postpone the  endorsement decision
in contested races.  
Those races at the time were for Common Council President and Alderperson in Wards 2 and 3.

At the same meeting on March 5th, the HCDC also endorsed Cheryl Roberts, running for
Columbia County Supreme Court Judge and
Eugene Keeler, running for Columbia County District Attorney.  
Both were previously endorsed by the Columbia County Democratic Committee
and are not facing any opposition by Democrats.

At a special meeting on March 24, the HCDC voted to not endorse candidates seeking the
Democratic line in contested races, including those listed above and in races in which
additional candidates came forward after the March 5 meeting.