“I am proud to endorse Liz Joy for Congress in New York’s 20th District. Liz is a friend not only to me, but the entire Saratoga law enforcement community. I appreciate her steadfast outreach and support for policies, such as the school resource officer program that keeps Saratoga County a safe place to live, work and raise a family,” said Sheriff Zurlo.

Joy welcomed the endorsement, “I am very thankful to have the support of Sheriff Zurlo. I am a strong advocate of ensuring safety and security to the entire Saratoga County community. I look forward to working with and supporting all Saratoga County law-enforcement while I’m in Congress. “

The County Sheriff is the primary law enforcement executive in each county in New York. The Sheriff is the only elected law enforcement officer in the State of New York.

Saratoga County covers more than 800 square miles and consists of more than 20 cities, towns, and villages. The approximate population is 228,000 people.

Liz Joy was born and raised in the Capital Region and has raised her family in the Saratoga area. They are very active in the Saratoga County community.