MAYVILLE - The full Chautauqua County Democratic Committee will be meeting Thursday in Mayville to endorse its 2014 candidate slate.
According to County Democratic Chair Norman P. Green, nominations are expected for 23rd Congressional District candidate Martha Robertson, a Tompkins County legislator, incumbent Sheriff Joe Gerace and a yet to be named candidate for 150th New York Assembly.
The endorsement meeting is open to the media and all county citizens interested in Democratic Party business.
"Martha Robertson will be on hand to personally ask for our county Democratic Committee's endorsement," said Green. "She is a dynamic candidate and a forceful speaker on the issues of concern to most Americans. I welcome county residents to attend our meeting and hear firsthand what Martha Robertson has to say. County Committee members, interested Democrats and members of the public who attend will hear first hand why Martha has made our Congressional race one of the most closely watched 2014 elections in the country."
The Democratic meeting will take place at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Chautauqua Suites Hotel, 215 W. Lake Road - Route 394 - in Mayville.
The first day to circulate petitions for Congress is this Tuesday March 4. The first day to circulate petitions for Sheriff, 150th Assembly and 57th State Senate is June 3.