Capital Tonight: Future of Upstate Jobs Party

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 the party lines Syracuse mayoral candidate Ben Walsh is running on. Now Babinec is working to secure a permanent ballot […]

WUTR: Catching Up with Martin Babinec

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 a complete loss as it helped spread his message on creating jobs. “We’ve run a good race, it has been […]

Upstate Capital Tonight: CEO Survey Reveals Opportunity; Job Creators

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 Backs Babinec’s Assertions on Job Creation – Through the support of his nonprofit, Upstate Venture Connect (UVC), Martin Babinec has […]

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

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 Babinec As an entrepreneur and venture catalyst dedicated to creating a sustainable economy in Upstate NY, Martin Babinec’s focus is […]

TWC News: Film Crew Takes Closer Look at Outsider Politics

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 process. A film crew followed a former 22nd Congressional District candidate on the campaign trail, and the end result is […]

TWC News: Watch 22nd Congressional Debate

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 Warner Cable News. Republican Claudia Tenney, Democrat Kim Myers and independent Martin Babinec had a chance to talk about the nation’s […]

Capital Tonight: Babinec Secures Upstate Jobs Party Line

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 make it on the ballot as the Independence Party candidate. He does also have the Reform line. He is challenging […]

The Future of Upstate Must Focus On IT Jobs

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 Statistics (BLS) can’t account entirely for rapid market changes and tech disruptions, their forecasts consistently show strong growth across the […]

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

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 York is a former Silicon Valley entrepreneur who returned to this area several years ago. After failing to secure the […]

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

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, entrepreneur Martin Babinec announced the creation of the Upstate Jobs Party. Through the party, Babinec says he plans to shine […]