Two of our endorsed candidates have primaries on Tuesday!
John Schoonmaker (Dist 2 – Saugerties)
John has served on the Saugerties Town Board since 2017. He has earned his progressive credentials publicly denouncing the Pilgrim Pipeline and serving as volunteer on Bernie Sanders’ presidential campaign and a field manager for Zephyr Teachout’s congressional campaign. John has also been endorsed by the WFP, Citizen Action, and the UC Young Dems.
Kathy Nolan (Dist 22 – Denning, Hardenburgh, Olive, Shandaken)
Currently serving as the legislator in District 22, Kathy is a pediatrician and bioethicist, and a fierce advocate for public health. She is also a tireless and effective environmentalist, a leader in the fight against the Pilgrim Pipeline and for New York State’s pioneering ban on fracking. Nolan’s activism includes co-founding Concerned Health Professionals of New York and in the leadership of Physicians for Social Responsibility and Concerned Health Professionals of New York. Before joining the legislature, she served on Ulster County’s Tourism Advisory Board.