U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand Endorses Harckham Re-election Bid
Cites Experience and Bipartisanship
Katonah, New York – September 26, 2011 – United States Senator Kirsten Gillibrand
visited Bedford on Sunday to endorse the re-election of County Legislator Pete Harckham.
“I am pleased to give my endorsement to Peter Harckham. Pete has a record of working in a
bipartisan manner to help address the difficult challenges our communities face. He has
exactly the experience we need in Westchester County. I know that Pete will continue to
advocate for the people of Westchester, and I urge voters to join me in supporting Peter
Harckham’s re-election to the County Legislature,” said Senator Gillibrand.
Following Senator Gillibrand’s remarks, Harckham said, “I am grateful the senator has
recognized my bipartisan accomplishments in lowering taxes, cutting spending, reducing the
size of the county workforce, protecting our environment and safeguarding our families. I
believe we need far less rhetoric and more people willing to reach across the aisle to achieve