Interested in Running for a Local Office?
An Open Letter to all Genesee County Residents:
Friends and Neighbors;
Every Genesee County Legislature seat is up for election this year, along with the ward seats in the City of Batavia and many town boards and supervisors. Do you feel your interests are being represented by your specific representatives either in your municipality or at the county level? If you think you or someone you know would do a better job, the Genesee County Libertarian Party would love to hear from you. We are a grassroots organization of friendly folks. There are very little politics involved in being endorsed by us. Our endorsement may not bring very much funding to a campaign, but we do bring enthusiasm and the commitment of our members to help collect petition signatures and campaign with you.
From The GCLP bylaws: “The GCLP holds that all individuals have the right to exercise sole dominion over their own lives, agree to the Declaration of Independence, Constitution of the United States, and have the right to live in whatever manner they choose, so long as they do not forcibly interfere with the equal right of others to live in whatever manner they choose.” We ask only that any candidate seeking our endorsement agree with this statement and be committed to transparency, limiting government and fiscal responsibility.
If you agree and want to serve your community, please contact me at this private e-mail address used only by me for this purpose: [email protected].
The GCLP will never just find folks to fill a ballot slot; we will only put our efforts into those candidates who are driven to make a difference.
Learn more by visiting our website www.gclpny.org and our
Facebook page www.facebook.com/GCLP.NY
Our meetings are announced on the webpage and the Facebook page, all are welcome to our meetings.
We can make a difference, but good people need to step up.
David A. Olsen, Chairperson
Its well past time to have county legislators who will stand up for our local businesses and end the practice of offering tax breaks for competing national chain stores to come in and then to add insult to injury, expecting those long time, generational family owned businesses to help pay for it.