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GOP, Alliance Party join to back Patierne for Schenectady City Council

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The Republican and Alliance parties have joined forces to run one candidate against the Democrats for City Council. Richard Patierne, who lost a bid for the Schenectady County Legislature last year, was endorsed Tuesday by the Alliance and Republican parties. His opponent is yet to be determined. Democrats are coalescing around Marion Porterfield, who is to be appointed to the City Council on Monday, but Woodlawn ward leader Robert Sanders is raising money for a ...

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April 4, 2012
2:59 p.m.

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Rush Limbaugh was right today and this is probably the 2nd time I listened to him in over a year. He said that stupid people will vote for Obama because they will never research the truth, they will never read an opposing view and that they will hear what he says from the liberal news media.

I would say the same thing happens in Schenectady politics as people will continue to vote democrat because they keep promising to be lenient on crime and strong supporters of entitlement programs.