Today on the Eye on NY podcast:
• An interview with Martin Babinec, founder of the Upstate Jobs Party. Babinec is an entrepreneur who ran for Congress in 2016. When he ran for Congress, he launched the independent party to promote issues important to upstate New York.
• Babinec discusses the origin of the party and its platform. He also addresses its plan for the future and goal of securing automatic ballot status.
• A focal point of the interview is the Upstate Jobs Party's involvement in the 50th state Senate District race. The party has endorsed Republican candidate Bob Antonacci, and Antonacci will appear on the Upstate Jobs Party line.