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Rochester & Syracuse Democrats refuse to debate Greens


Green Party demands debate going into mayoral election

“We feel given the state of the city right now, the people deserve to hear all ideas and perspectives about the cities future,” said Green Party candidate Kevin Bott.

When asked if she would debate, Democratic Mayor Stephanie Miner said "I am working from sun up to sun down, 12-14 hours a day. There is just not a lot of time in the day," she said. "I'm meeting with lots of people, talking about lots of issues so that is what I am focused on,”


Lovely Warren won't debate Alex White in Rochester

"I haven't seen, and I haven't talked to — my people haven't talked to me about — any debates," Democratic Candidate Warren said Wednesday.

The Rochester Regional Community Design Center said Warren called personally to decline their invite that same day. White accepted.