A local City Councilman announces his run for State Legislature… with a big boost of support.
Receiving a nod from out-going representative Flo Fabrizio, Democrat Bob Merski makes it official: He’s running for second district state representative. Surrounded by local politicians, Merski was quick to say he’s excited about the possibility of following in Fabrizio’s footsteps.
Former Erie Mayor Rick Filippi filed his petition Friday to run as a democrat for the seat. Real estate broker Laban Marsh is on the Republican ticket.