BINGHAMTON, NY (WIVT/WBGH) – Americans for Restoring the Constitution (AFRTC) is hosting a candidate forum tonight, September 19th, at 7 p.m.

All are welcome to attend as a major goal of the AFRTC is to help keep the public informed and educated on local and state-wide elections.

Attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions of candidates and learn more about their views and positions.

The following candidates will be in attendance:

  • Kate Newcomb (D) for Broome County Sheriff
  • Larry Sharpe (L) for NYS Governor
  • A rep from Kathy Hochul’s office (D) for NYS Governor

Organizers are still waiting to hear from the following:

  • Lee Zeldin (R) for NYS Governor
  • Rich David (R) for NYS Senate
  • Sophia Resciniti (R) for NYS Assembly
  • Fred Akshar (R) for Broome County Sheriff

Updates on candidate attendance will be provided as it becomes available.

Attendees should arrive around 6:30 as the forum will begin promptly at 7 p.m. Each candidate will give a 5 to 10 minute intro of their platform, answer questions for about 3 minutes, and then give a 5 to 10 minute follow-up summary.

The event is being held at American Legion Post 80 which is located at 76 Main Street in Binghamton.