Yesterday, we reported that 2018 Democratic congressional nominee Dana Balter has scheduled an announcement for today and most observers believe that she will announce another run for Congress. But, it is now apparent that she will have company in the Democratic primary.
In addition to Navy veteran Roger Misso (D), who previously joined the congressional campaign, a new military veteran, Francis Conole, the grandson of former Onondaga County Sheriff Patrick Conole, yesterday announced his intention to run.
The 24th District, anchored in Syracuse, is one of just three US House districts that voted for Hillary Clinton in 2016 but elects a Republican Congressman. Though Mr. Katko can again expect a competitive re-election race, he still begins his bid for a fourth term in strong political position.
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