Behind the Nominations

While it seems like one big election is just behind us, candidates are already gearing up for important local races like positions in county legislatures and city councils in November. HMM correspondent Corinne Carey spoke with Andrea Smyth, an East Greenbush Democratic Committee member about how a person can begin a run for public office. This is part 1 of a two-part conversation about how anyone can run for public office, but knowing how to go about doing so takes some research.