Responsible New York, is expected to make its first endorsements within a week, throwing its support and money behind two western New York Democratic Senate candidates: Richard Dollinger and “Baby” Joe Mesi.Golisano has set aside as much as $5 Million for the PAC and is donating funds to both parties, but is suspected of wanting to switch control in the State Senate to the Dems.
The endorsements, aides said, come as Golisano seeks to broaden the committee’s reach by donating $1 million to the Democratic Convention’s host committee and setting up meetings with Barack Obama’s advisors next week in Denver.
Wednesday, August 20, 2008
Joe Mesi - one of Golisano's "chosen ones"
A blog on the other side of the state has announced that Joe Mesi will be one of the first politicians to recieve the official endorsement of Tom Golisano's PAC.