Interview With New Green Mayor

Mayor Mike Sellers
Chenango Voice Interview: Mayor Mike Sellers

Mike Sellers was elected Mayor of Cobleskill in November.
His campaign approach can be sampled at the campaign's website at

VOICE: Congratulations Mr. Mayor. The Green Party has admired your campaign for its ability to offer concrete, small-town solutions for the economic and social problems that plague our society: the destruction of downtown economies by chain stores, the decline of family farms, the alienation of our youth, and more. Why did you choose to run for a village office, rather than say, for Assembly?

I'm not a politician and I did not run for office simply for the sake of running for office. I ran for Mayor of the Village of Cobleskill because I saw there was a need for leadership in my hometown, for new ideas, and for a progressive and sustainable future for the Village...

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