New candidate to run for Hanna’s seat


A new candidate has entered the race to replace Congressman Richard Hanna, who represents the 22nd Congressional district.

30-year-old David Pasick, of Schuyler, was endorsed by the state’s Libertarian party to run for Hanna’s seat.

Republican candidate Claudia Tenney, who announced that she was running for Hanna’s seat earlier this month, received another endorsement from her home town— the town of New Hartford’s Republican Committee. 

Tenney has also been endorsed by the Oswego County Republican Committee

3 Republicans and one Democrat have entered the race for Hanna’s seat so far.

Hanna will retire at the end of the year. 

In other election news, Republican incumbent John Katko has won the official endorsement for re-election of the party committees in Onondaga, Oswego and Cayuga. 

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