Tuesday, June 6th is the first day of the petition process and everyone is coming out via Facebook to officially announce their candidacy. The latest candid to announce is Jamie Pessin. As Malcolm Clark and Robin Myers, Pessin also announced his candidacy making him the fifth candidate.
Petition process starts Tuesday, each candidate must get at least 1000 signatures to make the ballot. The Democratic Primary is Tuesday, September 12th.
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