Blair-Bedford council confirms endorsements

The Blair Bedford Labor Council conducted our annual candidates night on April 6, and we invited 24 candidates to speak.

All but one attended, and we had three additional candidates for office that made it as well, and had 75 in attendance.

We would like to provide the following names as our recommended endorsed candidates for election: Blair County sheriff — James Ott; Blair County district attorney — Rich Consiglio; Blair County judge — Jackie Bernard; District Magistrate 24-01-02 — Teressa George; District Magistrate 24-01-03 — William Kudlawiec; Altoona City Council — Bruce Kelley, David Butterbaugh, Natalie Reed and Matt Cacciotti; Logan Township supervisor — Ron Heller, David Rhoa; Altoona Area School Board — John Donley, David Francis, Robin Reese, Kelly Adams; Hollidaysburg Area School Board — Ron Sommer, Rick Gallagher, Scott Brenneman.

Bob Kutz