Houghton Successors Line Up (sound)

Tuesday’s retirment announcment by Congressman Amo Houghton has potential successors scrambling for support. State Senator Randy Kuhl started calling supporters Tuesday afternoon to setup an announcement tour on Thursday. Kuhl will appear on the Finger Lakes Morning News tomorrow morning at about 7:45 to officially announce his candidacy. Monroe County Legislator Mark Assini, and Rochester millionaire Jeff Rosenberger have already announced their intentions to run. Former RTS Director Bill Nojay plans to tour the district today. Assemblyman Brian Kolb says he’ll make his intentions known within the next 10 days or so. Congressman Tom Reynolds says there will be a strong field.=————————-[w:WEDrey.wav] :07=————————-Only one Democrat appears to be interested. Samara Barend, a one-time Clinton intern has said she would seek the seat.


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