Gordon represents the 108th Assembly District, which encompasses Albany, Rensselaer, Columbia and Greene counties.
Wasielewski is the first Republican-endorsed Assembly candidate to hail from the town of Halfmoon in its 220-year history.
After spending 26 years in the military, Wasielewski became a member of Supervised Court Security Staff before taking on his current position as Emergency Operations Manager for SI Group in Schenectady. He has also been a certified New York State EMT since 1983.
Wasielewski has lived in Halfmoon for six years with his wife, Anne, daughter, Lauren, 14, and son, Christopher, 12.
Reilly, who is known for donating his salary to charity, said in a Friday, June 6, interview with Spotlight Newspapers that he was interested in passing bills regarding school tax relief and campaign finance reform.
Attempts to reach Reilly were unsuccessful.""