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511, 2017

Upstate Jobs Party Endorsements for the 2017 Election

November 5th, 2017|0 Comments

Little Falls, NY – Upstate Jobs Party (UJP) founder Martin Babinec today announced the following endorsements ahead of Tuesday’s election. Rob Astorino, Westchester County Executive (R) Rich David, Mayor of Binghamton (R) Brian Tobin, Mayor [...]

3010, 2017

Vote for Change or More of the Same?

October 30th, 2017|0 Comments

A new report by the Federal Reserve uncovers that only a handful of jobs have contributed to Upstate NY job growth since 2016. It’s time to hold politicians accountable for unfulfilled promises on creating jobs. [...]

2410, 2017

Collaboration is the key to creating real jobs in Upstate NY

October 24th, 2017|0 Comments

The cities that succeed in the years ahead will be anchored on communities that collaborate to create high-growth startup economies. On the heels of worldwide news that Amazon will soon open a second headquarters, two [...]

2010, 2017

Capital Tonight: Future of Upstate Jobs Party

October 20th, 2017|0 Comments

By Capital Tonight Staff Last year, the Upstate Jobs Party was created by Martin Babinec during his run for the 22nd Congressional District. Today, the party he created is still in use. It's one of [...]

2010, 2017

Upstate Jobs PAC and New Vote Upstate Jobs Nonprofit

October 20th, 2017|0 Comments

Former Congressional Candidate, Founder of TriNet and Upstate Venture Connect, Martin Babinec Announces the Formation of Upstate Jobs PAC and a new non-profit 501(c)4, "Vote Upstate Jobs" Entities launches today with a goal toward recruiting [...]

1710, 2017

Syracuse Mayoral Race: What Voters Want

October 17th, 2017|0 Comments

Voters state Jobs & the Economy as single most important issue; Select Ben Walsh as a top candidate to take charge   As we enter into the final few weeks before the 2017 election, the [...]

1010, 2017

Another Day, Another Million – 43North Competition Lights Taxpayer Money On Fire

October 10th, 2017|0 Comments

Hey New York State! Quit using taxpayers' money to pick winners! You’ve likely seen the spray of government-issued (press) releases throughout the last several months building up to the 4th Annual 43North Finals. 43North is [...]

2308, 2017

Syracuse.com: Ben Walsh will be on the Upstate Jobs line in November

August 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

By Chris Baker | Syracuse.com With 2,439 signatures, Walsh creates new line on Syracuse mayoral ballot SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- The man whose path to the ballot once seemed most unclear will now be on there twice. Ben [...]

2207, 2017

Syracuse.com: Ben Walsh leads fundraising for Syracuse mayoral race with a quarter-million dollars

July 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

By Chris Baker | Syracuse.com SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Ben Walsh has collected more than a quarter-million dollars in his attempt to win City Hall in November. Walsh, an independent candidate for Syracuse mayor, has far out-paced his opponents in [...]

2207, 2017

Syracuse.com: Ben Walsh gains two-party support in drive to be Syracuse’s 1st independent mayor

July 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

By Chris Baker | Syracuse.com SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Ben Walsh is gaining momentum in his bid to become the first independent mayor in Syracuse history not affiliated with a political party. Walsh is a rarity: [...]

1007, 2017

Syracuse.com: UJP backs Ben Walsh’s bid for Syracuse mayor

July 10th, 2017|0 Comments

By Chris Baker | Syracuse.com Photo: Syracuse mayoral candidate Ben Walsh speaks at a press conference at Rapid Response Monitoring on West Division Street, Monday, July 10, 2017. (Chris Baker | cbaker@syracuse.com) SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- [...]

1007, 2017

Ben Walsh receives Upstate Jobs Party endorsement

July 10th, 2017|0 Comments

For Immediate Release: July 10, 2017 Syracuse, N.Y - Ben Walsh, the independent candidate for Mayor of the City of Syracuse, announced today he has received the exclusive endorsement of the Upstate Jobs Party. "Ben [...]

2203, 2017

WUTR: Catching Up with Martin Babinec

March 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

By Grace Fernandez | WUTR ABC Still On a Mission to Create Jobs Yesterday we touched on some of his reflections regarding the campaign running as an independent, but he tells me the campaign wasn't [...]

1112, 2016

Upstate Capital Tonight: CEO Survey Reveals Opportunity; Job Creators

December 11th, 2016|0 Comments

Martin Babinec, Upstate Jobs Party leader and Chairman of Upstate Venture Connect joins Liz Benjamin on Capital Tonight to discuss his commitment to supporting job creators in Upstate New York. 2016 Upstate Venture CEO Report [...]

912, 2016

TWC News: Martin Babinec’s Focus Is All About Jobs

December 9th, 2016|0 Comments

By Bill Keeler of Keeler in the Morning | WIBX News "My goal is to retain our best people instead of watching them move away and we need to do that by creating jobs" - Martin [...]

512, 2016

TWC News: Film Crew Takes Closer Look at Outsider Politics

December 5th, 2016|0 Comments

By Melissa Krull | TWC News Time Warner Cable Interviews Martin Babinec and the Film Crew of 'Running Independent' Election season may be over, but some are still taking a closer look at the political [...]

2310, 2016

TWC News: Watch 22nd Congressional Debate

October 23rd, 2016|0 Comments

By TWC News Web Staff Full Coverage of 22nd Congressional District Debate at Colgate University TWC News Video: The three candidates for the 22nd Congressional District hit the debate stage Thursday — exclusively on Time [...]

510, 2016

Upstate Jobs Party Line Remains Separate on November Ballot

October 5th, 2016|0 Comments

Babinec Campaign Wins Reversal at State Board of Elections Babinec will have separate Reform and Upstate Jobs Party lines in November - Board decision made public in wake of Siena College - Time Warner News [...]

2509, 2016

Podcast: Millennial Entrepreneurs Key to Upstate’s Economy

September 25th, 2016|0 Comments

Knowing that millennial entrepreneurs have the innovation and talent needed to create high-growth companies, that in turn create high-paying jobs, Martin Babinec is on a mission to provide the leadership and resources necessary to support [...]

2508, 2016

Communities Create Better Upstate Jobs

August 25th, 2016|0 Comments

Help our job creators by leveraging assets right here in our communities to create better Upstate jobs. Last week, William Dudley, President and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York released remarks on [...]

1208, 2016

Podcast: Martin Babinec’s Solution to Job Creation

August 12th, 2016|0 Comments

Martin Babinec shares observations on flaws in our taxpayer-funded Start-Up NY program, and better ways to create jobs in Upstate New York. The truth is that Start-Up NY is a rigged program that allows politicians to [...]

908, 2016

Capital Tonight: Babinec Secures Upstate Jobs Party Line

August 9th, 2016|0 Comments

By: Capital Tonight Staff Businessman Martin Babinec last week filed more than 10-thousand signatures to form the Upstate Jobs Party line. Watch -> Babinec Creates Upstate Jobs Line in NY-22 This after he failed to [...]

608, 2016

Battle of Oriskany Anniversary Honors American Defenders of the Mohawk Valley

August 6th, 2016|0 Comments

The Battle of Oriskany - A Movement that Created an Independent America After years of struggling without representation against an increasingly taxing king and aristocracy in England, many citizens in the American colonies united to [...]

308, 2016

State of Politics: NY-22: Babinec Files Petitions for Ballot Line

August 3rd, 2016|0 Comments

By: State of Politics Martin Babinec, a businessman who is launching an independent bid for a central New York congressional seat, has filed more than 10,000 signatures with the Board of Elections in order to [...]

308, 2016

Times Telegram: Babinec files 10,000 signatures for Upstate Jobs Party line

August 3rd, 2016|0 Comments

By: Times Telegram LITTLE FALLS — Martin Babinec, an Independent and Reform party candidate, filed more than 10,000 signatures with the state Board of Elections to establish the Upstate Jobs Party line. "We've experienced a [...]

308, 2016

New York’s Largest Congressional Petition Effort

August 3rd, 2016|0 Comments

Independent candidate Martin Babinec files 10,000+ signatures to create Upstate Jobs Party line Little Falls, New York - In an unprecedented effort, Independent and Reform Party candidate Martin Babinec today filed over 10,000 signatures with [...]

1907, 2016

WSYR-TV: Newsmakers Interviews Martin Babinec on UNY Jobs Plan

July 19th, 2016|0 Comments

By: Dan Cummings | WSYR-TV Newsmakers Dan’s guest is Martin Babinec, candidate of the Reform Party, who is running for Congress in Central New York’s 22nd District. If Babinec’s apparent write-in victory on primary night holds [...]

1607, 2016

State of Politics: Babinec Has Enough Signatures for November Ballot

July 16th, 2016|0 Comments

By: State of Politics Martin Babinec, a businessman running as an independent for the open 22nd congressional district in central New York, announced on Tuesday he had collected the required number of signatures to gain [...]

1307, 2016

Times Telegram: Upstate Jobs Party Receives Enough Petitions for November

July 13th, 2016|0 Comments

By: Times Telegram LITTLE FALLS — Martin Babinec, independent and Reform Party candidate for Congress, announced Tuesday the Upstate Jobs Party has collected enough signatures to qualify the line for the November ballot. "The Upstate [...]

1307, 2016

Upstate Jobs Party Petition Drive Complete Success

July 13th, 2016|2 Comments

Martin Babinec announces the Upstate Jobs Party petition drive meets threshold in only 17 days; qualifies for November ballot line Pleased with the overwhelming response, Babinec asks for volunteers to continue the Upstate Jobs Party [...]

807, 2016

It’s Time to Adopt Entrepreneurial Thinking

July 8th, 2016|2 Comments

...and disrupt traditional economic development - To no surprise, the Start-Up NY jobs program launched by Governor Andrew Cuomo's administration is underperforming. Created with the intent to grow new businesses by allowing them to operate in [...]

807, 2016

Podcast: Entrepreneurs Create Jobs, Not Politicians

July 8th, 2016|0 Comments

Martin Babinec explains how entrepreneurs create jobs, not politicians. As a serial entrepreneur and startup investor, Babinec understands that it's not about using tax payer money to launch a new competition or create a new building, [...]

2906, 2016

The Future of Upstate Must Focus On IT Jobs

June 29th, 2016|0 Comments

If we’re serious about creating more high-paying jobs in Upstate New York, we must put careers in information technology front and center in our thinking - let's think IT Jobs! While the Bureau of Labor [...]

2306, 2016

State of Politics: NY-22 – Babinec Launches Petition Drive

June 23rd, 2016|0 Comments

By: State of Politics Martin Babinec, the central New York businessman who is launching an independent bid for Congress in the 22nd district, announced Tuesday he had started a petition drive to create a new [...]

2306, 2016

Times Telegram: Babinec Launches Upstate Jobs Party Petition Drive

June 23rd, 2016|0 Comments

By: Times Telegram UTICA — Independent candidate for Congress Martin Babinec announced Tuesday the launch of the petition drive to gather signatures to qualify the Upstate Jobs Party as an independent party line for the [...]

2106, 2016

Babinec Announces Launch of Upstate Jobs Party Petition Drive

June 21st, 2016|0 Comments

Martin Babinec calls for volunteers to join the Upstate Jobs Party petition drive Utica, New York -  Independent candidate for Congress, successful businessman, serial entrepreneur, startup investor and jobs advocate Martin Babinec today announced the [...]

1906, 2016

Opinion: Babinec Announces Formation of Upstate Jobs Party

June 19th, 2016|0 Comments

Posted by: Madison County Courier Upstate Jobs Party promises to transform empty political rhetoric into a movement that will breathe new life into the American Dream Independent candidate for Congress Martin Babinec yesterday announced the [...]

1906, 2016

WKTV: Martin Babinec Announces Creation of New Independent Party Line – Upstate Jobs

June 19th, 2016|0 Comments

By: WKTV Utica UTICA, N.Y. – Martin Babinec announced the creation of a new independent party line - Upstate Jobs – in his 22nd District Congressional run. “The Upstate Jobs Party will breathe new life [...]

1706, 2016

Newschannel 34: Babinec Looks to Create Upstate Jobs Party for Congressional Race

June 17th, 2016|0 Comments

By: Newschannel 34 Binghamton BINGHAMTON, N.Y. - A Utica-area businessman plans to create Upstate Jobs - his own ballot line in an attempt to win the 22nd Congressional District seat. Martin Babinec of Little Falls, New [...]

1706, 2016

FOX 40 WICZ-TV: Martin Babinec Creates New Independent Party Line in Congressional Race

June 17th, 2016|0 Comments

By: Molly Darrow | FOX 40 WICZ-TV Binghamton BINGHAMTON, N.Y. - Will there be a new independent party line in the race for the 22nd Congressional District seat? On Thursday, at the DoubleTree Hotel in Binghamton, [...]

1706, 2016

WSRY-TV: Babinec Creates New Independent Line

June 17th, 2016|0 Comments

By: Dan Cummings | WSYR-TV Watch video here! Central New York’s 22nd Congressional district is shaping up as a battleground election this fall. The retirement of moderate Republican Richard Hanna has Democrats hoping they can [...]

1706, 2016

Martin Babinec Remarks from Upstate Jobs Party Launch in Utica, NY

June 17th, 2016|0 Comments

Frustrated and betrayed...seems sums up the feeling that too many people have about their government in Washington and Albany.   At the root of that feeling is an abiding sense of disappointment with a two [...]

1706, 2016

Upstate Jobs Party Remarks for Binghamton Launch Event

June 17th, 2016|0 Comments

Frustrated and betrayed ...These words come up far too often as people share their feelings about their government in Washington and Albany.   At the root of that feeling is an abiding sense of disappointment [...]

1706, 2016

Times Telegram: Babinec Announces Formation of Upstate Jobs Party

June 17th, 2016|0 Comments

By: Times Telegram UTICA — Martin Babinec, a candidate running for the 22nd Congressional district, announced Thursday the creation of a new independent party line — Upstate Jobs. "The Upstate Jobs Party will breathe new [...]

1606, 2016

Martin Babinec Announces Upstate Jobs Party

June 16th, 2016|0 Comments

Upstate Jobs Party promises to transform empty political rhetoric into a movement that will breathe new life into the American Dream  Binghamton, New York - Independent candidate for Congress, successful businessman, serial entrepreneur, startup investor [...]

1606, 2016

Podcast: Creating Jobs in Upstate NY

June 16th, 2016|0 Comments

Martin Babinec discusses: The types of jobs in Upstate NY needed to create a sustainable economy The industries and companies generating the most high-paying jobs, and The industries and companies generating the most high-paying jobs, and [...]

1406, 2016

Podcast: Who is Martin Babinec?

June 14th, 2016|0 Comments

In the first Babinec JOBS Effect Podcast, Martin introduces himself and discusses why he's committed to helping drive transformation of Upstate NY through accelerating faster growth in creating jobs.

1306, 2016

The Upstate Jobs Party – For a Smart, Sustainable Future

June 13th, 2016|0 Comments

We all want the freedoms of Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness. It’s what the American Dream is built on. But many of us are either angry or discouraged about the state of our [...]

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