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Artvoice Weekly Edition » Issue v10n31 (08/04/2011) » Section: Week in Review

Adamczyk and Herbert Off the Ballot, Franczyk Unopposed For Now

On Wednesday, the Erie County Board of Elections disqualified Larry Adamczyk as a candidate for the Fillmore District Common Council seat. Adamczyk allowed that he had not lived in the district long enough to qualify, while arguing that the residency requirement—one year since the last election—is unjust. His residency was short nearly a month.

Campaigning Vs. Governing

Around here, political campaigns not typically heat up until late summer, when folks have returned from their vacations and advertising dollars are not wasted on unwatched televisions, unread newspapers, and unheeded radios.

Save the Dates

Libertarians and gold standard fanatics, prepare to be blinded by his light: The godfather of the Tea Party movement, Congressman Ron Paul, will speak this Friday, August 5, 4-6pm, at the East Aurora American Legion Post, off of Center Street.

Scorecard: The Week's Winners and Losers

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