Visiting Syracuse University Professor Dana Balter is running for Congress. She is hoping to unseat Republican Congressman John Katko as the Representative of New York's 24th Congressional District.
She explains why she is running and why she is unhappy with Congressman John Katko:
She also spoke specifically on the issues of Healthcare, Gun Control, and Abortion:
Earlier this week Balter secured her position on the Democrat ballot for the primary in June. Balter is the local party-backed candidate. Democrats at the national level have been encouraging former Syracuse Mayoral candidate Juanita Perez-Williams to run.