Warren County Chairman Dan Stec speaks with people during the Essex County Republican Committee meeting March 21 in Elizabethtown.
Photo by Tim Follos.
continued She said she hopes that the successful candidate for the Assembly seat fully understands the concerns of Adirondackers and the hardships they endure.
"I hope that the next Assembly representative concentrates on the pressing issues here in the Adirondacks, like broadband access, job development, economic prosperity, and keeping our sons and daughters from leaving the area," she said April 3. "It is important to area families that their youth are able to stay here, work at good jobs, and are able to raise their families here."
Wood said that she is not ready to endorse any other candidate at this time, but may do so later on. She added that she hasn't lost interest in statewide political service.
"I will be keeping my eye on higher public offices in the future," she said.