Castelli outlines ‘Moderate Party’ platform, criticizes bail reform

Matt Castelli, candidate for New York’s 21st Congressional District, at Lloyd’s of Lowville diner on July 11. Watertown Daily Times

Democratic congressional candidate Matt Castelli on Monday made his strongest statement yet in opposition to an assault weapons ban.

“We do not support an ill-defined assault weapons ban that fails to address keeping our cops, our kids and communities safe,” he said, speaking at a Zoom news conference to release his “Moderate Party” platform.

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forsythia

“This downstate Democrat is desperately trying to trick voters into pretending to be a moderate. There goes DeGrasse again. "Downstate Democrat" - Glens Falls is not downstate. DeGrasse, you are not tellign the truth. That transleate to "You Lie".

HotelMike

I almost feel sorry for you, almost.

zeitgeist

The ultimate "trick" played on voters was when bipartisan Republican Stefanik transformed into extreme MAGA Republican on stage at Fort Drum.

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