Collins vs Bellavia Ultimate Debate at the Arcade VFW

Concerned constituents of the 27th congressional district arrived to listen and question the candidates vying for the Republican nominee who will take on incumbent Kathy Hochul. One senior couple traveled as far as Lockport in order to be able to witness the candidates in the debate.

Those in attendance were disappointed that Chris Collins did not attend. Collins’ campaign manager told Veteran Showdown this past Saturday that Chris will not be there.

Dave Bellavia spoke on his platform for twenty miutes and then fielded questions from the audience for almost ninety minutes. Questions covered a wide range from the nations fiscal condition, corporate CEO bankrolls, public education, farming subsidies, and elected officials integrity in office.