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Sheriff Christopher Moss to be Astorino’s Running Mate
Formal Nominations will be Held Thursday
ELMIRA N.Y--WENY-TV-- Chemung County Sheriff Christopher Moss will serve as Republican Gubernatorial Candidate Rob Astorino's running mate. The announcement was made Tuesday at five o'clock in the evening on the Astorino campaign website. Moss is the president of the state sheriffs association. He was first elected Sheriff in Chemung County in 2005, and was most recently re-elected last November. He has been a frequent critic of the New York SAFE act. Astorino announced his pick, calling Moss an "Albany outsider" who will help Astornio "clean up the state."