Zack Hutchins
Director of Communications

For Release — November 4, 2015

Business Council statement on 52nd state Senate election

ALBANY, N.Y.—“Congratulations to Fred Akshar on his decisive win in the 52nd state Senate district special election,” said Heather C. Briccetti, Esq., president and CEO of The Business Council of New York State. “From the very beginning of his campaign, Mr. Akshar laid out a clear vision for improving the economic conditions of not just the southern tier, but all of New York State. His victory sends a clear message to the leadership in Albany that voters will overwhelmingly support candidates with real solutions for growing the economy and creating jobs.”