The 22nd covers all or part of 8 different counties: all of Madison, Cortland, Chenango and Oneida counties…and parts of Oswego, Broome, Herkimer and Tioga.
Babinec has never held elective office. He founded a cloud-based human resource company, TriNet, in Silicon Valley in the late ’80’s. He moved back to Little Falls 11 years later, and now runs a non-profit that helps other start-up companies and entrepreneurs find capital and other resources.
Republicans will choose their candidate for the 22nd in a 3-way primary on June 28. Kim Myers of Broome County is the Democratic candidate.