Providing Real-Time Transparency to Ulster County Citizens

August 26, 2019Blog Posts

Tracking spending is a critical component of the duties of County Comptroller. However, the data isn’t always easily accessible to the public. As your next County Comptroller, I intend to bring a new level of transparency to County finances, enabling elected officials, vendors and the public to access current payment information with improved information technology. … Read More

Already Working as Your Fiscal Watchdog

July 12, 2019Updates

It’s been a whirlwind since March won the democratic nomination for Ulster County Comptroller. Her campaign is just heating up but she is already working as your fiscal watchdog. Just yesterday, she hosted NY Federal Reserve Bank President John C. Williams to discuss Ulster County’s economic challenges.

In The News: Ulster County Democrats Pick Gallagher

July 1, 2019Press

Daily Freeman: March Gallagher will be the Democratic candidate for Ulster County comptroller in the November election. Gallagher received 14,000 weighted votes at a party convention Thursday night to Lisa Cutten’s 8,000. Mid-Hudson News: “Democratic Party Chairman Frank Cardinale spoke highly of both candidates. “For us it was an abundance of riches; we had two … Read More

Thank You Ulster County Democrats!

July 1, 2019Updates

Thank you Ulster County Democrats! In a hot and steamy packed crowd at the historic Kingston City Hall last night I made my case to become the Democratic Nominee for the Office of Ulster County Comptroller. Thank you UCDC Members for putting your faith in me and giving me the honor of being the Democratic Nominee … Read More

Convention Edition: Keep Ulster Moving; March!

June 25, 2019Updates

“Conventional Wisdom” from a Local Government Expert and Architect of the Ulster County Charter/Office of County Comptroller, Gerald Benjamin As the Ulster County Democratic Nominating Convention draws near for the deciding vote on Thursday, June 27 many committee members are hearing about the essential qualifications for this office. Gerald Benjamin, author and architect of our … Read More

Rep. Delgado Names March to the 19th Congressional District Small Business Advisory Committee

June 19, 2019Updates

“KINGSTON, NY—Today, Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) announced the creation of his 19th Congressional District Small Business Advisory Committee, including representatives from all eleven counties in the district reflecting voices from county chambers of commerce, small business owners, consumers, and advocates for the small business community. The Advisory Committee will meet with Rep. Delgado regularly to … Read More

June News and Notes from the Campaign Trail

June 19, 2019Updates

Thanks Everyone for Being a Part of My Kickoff Fundraiser! Rain didn’t deter my friends, family, and supporters from stopping by Ole Savannah and making the night a huge success. It was a lovely night and I am very grateful to see so many people step forward to help. Thank you! I’m excited to join … Read More

News and Notes from the Campaign Trail

May 15, 2019Updates

Just 3 weeks ago I sat around a table with a team of longtime friends from across Ulster County to discuss the rumor of Elliott Aurbach leaving to join NYS Comptroller DiNappoli in Albany. “What do you think?” I asked them. Ten years ago I was involved in campaigning for the creation of this office … Read More