The Daily Gazette
The Locally Owned Voice Of The Capital Region

GOP endorses Kelleher for Schenectady City Council seat

Text Size: A | A

There’s going to be a fight over the Republican line for Schenectady City Council. The Republicans endorsed Joseph Kelleher, one of three who ran on the line in last year’s council race. His running mate last year, Mary McClaine, immediately announced that she would file petitions for a primary. “I am primarying him if I have to crawl up the steps to get the [petition] signatures,” she said this week. She was hoping the Republican ...

You Must or Subscribe to Continue
subscribe to the Daily Gazette
Individual stories can be found and purchased from our Archives for $2.00

Enjoy this story? Share it!



April 25, 2014
7:43 a.m.

[ Flag Post ]

Just a few issues with this article... First, I moved to Schenectady after my wife, Linda, and I were married in 2012. While that may not be long, I believe that my actions speak for themselves with my community involvement. Second, what is misquoted is that the people need ANOTHER voice opposing the city council majority and true political diversity. Vince Riggi shows time after time that he is an independent voice. Lastly, this seat belongs to the people, not a party. It's up to the people to decide who represents them.

I'm willing and open to talk with anyone who wants to learn more.


April 25, 2014
7:50 a.m.

[ Flag Post ]

What is the misquote?...What did you say...that Ms. Moore misquoted you on? There is no clarification on what you said. Interesting..shocking...really....