New Hartford – Rep. Claudia Tenney released the following statement on President Donald Trump’s upcoming visit to the Mohawk Valley:

“President Donald Trump’s historic visit to the Mohawk Valley is symbolic of the importance he and I place on serving the forgotten people of upstate New York. I have worked alongside our President to deliver tax cuts to middle-income families, secure our border, revitalize our manufacturing industry, and bring back jobs to our region. We are honored to have President Trump’s commitment to continuing to deliver real results for our region’s hardworking families, small businesses, family farms and veterans.”

BACKGROUND …

Next Monday, President Trump will visit central New York for the first time as president to campaign for Claudia Tenney. “Trump will campaign with U.S. Rep. Claudia Tenney, a Utica-area Republican who has been one of the president’s closest allies in Congress. Tenney is seeking re-election in the 22nd Congressional District. Her opponent is Assemblyman Anthony Brindisi, a Democrat.” (Auburn Citizen, 08/07/18)