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Ben Walsh endorses Democrat in Syracuse-area Senate race

October 7, 2020
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Teri Weaver

“Do I think he’s what best for the city of Syracuse for that position?” Walsh said. “I ultimately came to the conclusion that he is. So I agreed to endorse him.”

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DiNapoli says Mannion will be 'strong advocate' for Cayuga, Onondaga counties

October 28, 2020
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Robert Harding

"It's so important to have a strong advocate in the majority in the state Senate to be a champion for your communities and to deliver for your communities," DiNapoli said. "I know that John Mannion really values public service and is in this for the right reasons."

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The Citizen Editorial Board: Barber, Helming, Mannion are best Senate choices

October 27, 2020
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The Citizen Editorial Board

"We've seen him truly dive into the work that the Auburn area is doing with respect to protecting the Owasco Lake Watershed. As a longtime teacher, he brings a keen sense of how education funding from Albany badly needs reforming for our local districts. And he wisely views the need to deal with the state's fiscal challenges by both looking to strategically cut expenses while also asking the ultra-wealthy to pay just a little more."

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Watch live: The Citizen's interview with John Mannion, Democratic candidate for NY Senate

October 19, 2020
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The Citizen Staff

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John Mannion outraising Angi Renna 3 to 1 for empty Syracuse-area Senate seat

October 6, 2020
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Teri Weaver

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John Mannion aims to represent Cayuga, Onondaga counties in NY Senate

September 25, 2020
 – 
Robert Harding

"This pandemic has only highlighted the disparity within multiple systems," he told The Citizen. "I go with the same intent that I did in the past which was to be a strong advocate for the working people of central New York."

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Angi Renna and John Mannion Trying to Claim CNY's Vacant 50th Senate District Seat

September 24, 2020
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Scott Willis

"We focused on connecting with voters by phone. We really have been very successful at that. We’ve had some great conversations,” Mannion said.

The West Genesee High School teacher says most concerns naturally revolve around the pandemic, including furloughs and unemployment insurance. Mannion has also appeared at events supporting the US Postal Service and its workers.

He says his previous run gives him a bit of an edge, even if he can’t engage with as many people directly.

“I’ve already established relationships with many of our elected officials, business leaders, and leaders of community organizations, and many of them have discussed with me the challenges in front of them.”

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Election roundup: Notable endorsements in three Cayuga County-area state legislative races

September 8, 2020
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Robert Harding

"New York Comptroller Tom DiNapoli endorsed John Mannion in the 50th state Senate District race last week.

DiNapoli has served as state comptroller since 2007. He is the first statewide elected official to endorse Mannion, a Democrat, in this central New York state Senate race. "

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After endorsing opponent in 2018, public employees union backs John Mannion for NY Senate

August 10, 2020
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Robert Harding

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Capitol Insider: Labor unions throw support behind Democrats

August 10, 2020
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Amanda Fries

"Mannion is one of 49 Democrats running for state Senate who received endorsements from powerful labor unions, like CSEA and the New York State AFL-CIO, ahead of November’s general election. Mannion received both CSEA and AFL-CIO endorsements."

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Why Mannion chose the Syracuse Park to announce his bid for New York State Senate

November 14, 2019
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Robert Harding

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NY Senate candidate John Mannion to hold 'Quarantined with Teens' virtual town hall

April 15, 2020
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Robert Harding

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John Mannion Picks Up Labor Endorsements in Senate Bid

March 2, 2020
 – 
Nick Reisman

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John Mannion endorsed in NY Senate campaign by local government employees' union

February 11, 2020
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Robert Harding

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Auburn firefighters' union backs John Mannion in NY Senate race

February 4, 2020
 – 
Robert Harding

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Newsmakers: NYS Senate candidate John Mannion

November 15, 2019
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Interview with Dan Cummings

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Mannion for NY Senate releases digital ad highlighting CNY roots

September 1, 2018
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Robert Harding

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Obama endorses three Democratic candidates in CNY races

October 1, 2018
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Luke Parsnow

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Eye on NY: Mannion wants outside income ban, term limits if elected to NY Senate

September 30, 2018
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Robert Harding

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Public officials should serve the public (Commentary)

September 18, 2018
 – 
John W. Mannion

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Letter: Mannion right about health care

September 16, 2018
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Dr. Sunny Aslam

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Mannion endorsed by national women's group, sends first mailer in NY Senate race

September 13, 2018
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Robert Harding

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Mannion aims to be 'true representative' for Auburn, CNY in NY Senate

September 2, 2018
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Robert Harding

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NYS AFL-CIO endorses Mannion over Antonacci in CNY state Senate race

August 24, 2018
 – 
Robert Harding

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Auto workers endorse Mannion in CNY state Senate race

August 15, 2018
 – 
Robert Harding

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Abuse victim advocate backs Democratic senate candidates

July 30, 2018
 – 
David Lombardo

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John Mannion for NY Senate endorsed by Child Victims Act advocacy group

July 25, 2018
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Robert Harding

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