COLONIE, N.Y. -- Republican candidate Todd Drake casts his vote this afternoon in the race for Colonie Town Supervisor.
A political newcomer, Drake says government must be transparent and accountable to voters. He says he's optimistic about his chances.
"It is a great feeling. I have done a lot of work. I really believe in what we are doing. I have a good feeling about the election," said Todd Drake, candidate for Colonie Town Supervisor.
Drake is taking on Democratic incumbent Paula Mahan, who is looking to serve a fourth term.