Tedra Cobb Discusses the Future of Health Care in Watertown During Trump’s Visit

“It affects people’s lives in northern New York, it’s not theoretical issues just to be discussed in Washington, we need to discuss them here,” she said. “The reality is, repealing the Affordable Care Act will cut off services to people who need health care.”

Fact Check: Stefanik’s ‘Clear Choice’ Ad Exaggerates Tax Claims

  An Elise Stefanik TV ad that the campaign calls “Clear Choice” leads with the assertion that “Tedra Cobb voted to raise taxes 20 times. Taxing everything from candy to water to gas.” Tedra Cobb, a Democrat, is running against Republican incumbent Stefanik for the congressional seat in New York’s 21st District. The Stefanik campaign …

June 13, 2018

Democratic candidates tout strengths at congressional forum

Michael Goot June 13, 2018 GREENFIELD — As they largely agreed on the major issues, the five candidates seeking the Democratic nomination in the 21st Congressional District stressed their individual strengths and why they are the best person to be their next representative during a candidates forum on Monday evening. Tedra Cobb of Canton cited …

Tedra Cobb touts experience in Congressional primary

May 27, 2018 CANTON – The motivation behind Tedra Cobb’s first run for local office and her current bid for Congress is hard to miss. Hearing the 50-year-old Democrat talk about the events that led her to challenge an incumbent county legislator in 2001 is eerily reminiscent of the Democratic critique that U.S. Rep. Elise …

May 21, 2018 , ,

Cobb talks health care, campaign finance reform and more at informal ‘community conversation’

By JOSH DAVIS FRIDAY, MAY 18, 2018 DICKINSON –– Congressional hopeful Tedra Cobb visited Dickinson’s Township Brewing Company to engage with voters on topics ranging from health care and campaign finance reform to government transparency and her own credentials as a potential member of Congress. Roughly two dozen residents listened and engaged with Cobb’s informal …

May 10, 2018

Tedra Cobb holds conversation in Watertown, capping off week of Jefferson County events

By Abraham Kenmore Watertown Daily Times May 10, 2018 WATERTOWN — Capping off three days of events in Jefferson County, Democrat hopeful Tedra L. Cobb met with about 20 residents and one small dog in the Masonic Temple on Wednesday night for an open discussion on her qualifications, goals and policies. “I’m running because, like …

May 9, 2018

Stefanik backs Trump on Iran nuclear deal withdrawal; NY-21 challengers disagree

By: AARON CERBONE Adirondack Daily Enterprise May 9, 2018 North Country Congresswoman Elise Stefanik said Tuesday that she approves of President Donald Trump’s decision to violate a nuclear agreement the United States has held for three years with Iran. Several Democratic and Green candidates running for Stefanik’s seat in November disagreed with the decision, calling …

May 8, 2018

Canton NY-21 candidate says AG must be held accountable after accusations of violence toward women

CANTON — Former St. Lawrence County legislator and congressional candidate Tedra Cobb says New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman must be held accountable for recent accusations of physical violence toward women. Facing serious accusations about his personal conduct, New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman resigned overnight, effective at the close of business today. In a …

April 23, 2018

Candidates use Earth Day to promote environmental issues

“Tedra Cobb also spent the morning pursuing the exhibits, and appeared enthused about discussions with Plattsburgh High students on solar panel installations — including those in classrooms that students use to charge their cell phones. “I went to each table and talked about what people are doing and learning about what they’re doing not just …

Grassroots group highlights environmental issues in cheeky campaign

Pete Demola April 22, 2018 The Sun Plattsburgh  − Earth Day is serious business in the Adirondacks and across the North Country, and the public took advantage of the sunny weather over the weekend to celebrate the global event designed to boost awareness of environmental issues. Ahead of the worldwide campaign, the grassroots progressive group …

Candidate Conversation: Tedra Cobb for NY-21

Capital Tonight April 10, 2018 Spectrum News Petitions are due this week for congressional candidates who want to be on the ballot in the June primary. More than 12,000 signatures from registered party members are required.  The process could narrow the field in some of the more crowded contests, like the 21st congressional district, where …

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Cobb turns in signatures to be put on ballot for NY-District 21

Bernie Lange April 10, 2018 My Champlain Valley A grass roots campaign for a Democratic spot in the Congressional race for New York’s 21st district. Tedra Cobb delivered thousands of petitions signatures to put on the ballot as a Democratic candidate in November’s general election. Cobb is a North Country entrepreneur but she does have …

April 10, 2018 , ,

Congressional candidate Tedra Cobb stops in city

Mike Anich April 10, 2018 The Leader-Herald JOHNSTOWN, NY — A caravan for Democratic Congressional candidate Tedra Cobb of Canton made its last stop in the sprawling 21st Congressional District in Fulton County on Monday night. Cobb, who hopes to gain the Democratic nomination to run against U.S. Rep. Elise Stefanik, R-Willsboro, met with local …

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