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Grossman and Dahlkemper Make Final Campaign Push

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Local candidates are making their final push for votes before Tuesday's primary.  County Executive Barry Grossman, who wants the democratic nomination to seek another term, spent Saturday on a trolley tour of seven or eight eastside clubs.  Mayor Joe Sinnott traveled with him. "It's been a great day, we talked to a lot of people, hundreds of people and told them that we'll continue to work together and we demonstrated that unity today," said Grossman. Grossman said it was great to meet with people where they live, work and pray.

Challenger Kathy Dahklemper spent her day campaigning door to door with the help of many volunteers.  "We were out knocking on doors, we knocked on thousands.  It's really a grassroots campaign, it's about touching as many voters as we can," said Dahlkemper.  She held a rally at the Polish Falcon's Club Saturday evening, to energize her volunteers.  Dahlkemper says she likes her chances on Tuesday.  Voters she meets are interested, they've watched the debates.  The former congresswoman says even though it is an "off-year" election, voters are interested in the race for Erie County Judge and for local school board seats up for grabs as well.

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