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I am honored and grateful to have received the support of so many of our local leaders. When in Congress, partnerships like these are essential to fully serving the needs of our communities. The success of our region is dependent…

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In recent weeks, the Martz for Congress team has made arrangements for a Unity event which will take place on Election Night — June 26, 2018. We are happy to announce this event is planned and will take place in…

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Approximately five years ago, community members were saying they want to use solar energy but can’t afford it, at the same time, solar panel distributors were saying their business was struggling. Recognizing this disconnect, the Adirondack North Country Association, where…

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This Memorial Day, I shared on Twitter the names and stories of recent fallen New York Service Members. It’s easy, especially while running for office, to get caught up in the hustle and bustle of the weekend’s festivities — but…

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Today, I ask that you join me in honoring all service-members who have made the ultimate sacrifice for our country. Words cannot express the debt of gratitude we owe to those who’ve put their lives on the line— nor to their…

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I recently spoke with Senator Elizabeth Warren, who shared her perspective on the direction of the Democratic Party — which stands for all people, and that includes people who aren’t Democrats themselves. At the end of the day, our government…

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“Divided Democratic field leaves Stefanik in strong position,” writes one news source in the district. We’ve been reading a lot recently about our “divided field” in “disarray,” leaving Stefanik in a strong political position. Well, let me assure you, that…

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Don has proven to be a true advocate for our region over these last months — using his expertise in environmental law to better educate everyone tuned into this primary. I spoke with Don shortly after he announced his exit…

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It’s an interesting sort of thing….running for Congress, that is. Running for office, you spend all day, every day, meeting as many people as possible, raising as much money as possible, and learning as much as possible along the way….

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SARANAC LAKE — I want to take a moment to thank Dr. David Mastrianni for his commitment to our region. During his time in this race, he has kept healthcare front and center in our minds and helped us all better…

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June 26th. That’s primary day. And it’s now TWO MONTHS AWAY. I have never been more confident that, together, we have what it takes to win this primary — and then to defeat Elise Stefanik in November. But I still…

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Imagine what we could do, if we had a Congresswoman who understands economic development in the North Country, who has created jobs, and has grown our New York 21 economy…

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