Broome County Executive Preston Not Running For 52nd District
Broome County Executive Debbie Preston will not run for the 52nd state senate seat, afterall.
Preston sent a statement Tuesday morning putting an end to days of speculation.
“While I am flattered and intrigued about helping the people of the 52nd District, I will not seek the Republican nomination. My main focus continues to be the people of Broome County."
Preston is being treated for lung cancer, which was diagnosed in April 2014.
"I’ve been through a lot during my time as County... more
Crouch Won't Run for Vacant Senate Seat
One day after Binghamton Mayor Rich David said he will not run for the vacant senate seat formerly held by Tom Libous, another prominent Republican said he is not running as well.
Assemblyman Cliff Crouch said he has been approached by a number of his constituents. but, in a statement to Fox 40 Monday afternoon he said:
"I will continue to fulfill the duties of my current office to the best of my ability, for as long as my constituents will have me, as well as continue to spend time with... more