Getting on the ballot as a presidential candidate is an arduous process designed by the two major parties to try keep outsiders at bay.
On December 29 local Bernie Sanders supporters are kicking off a petition drive to get Sanders on the ballot for the NY State Democratic primary and soliciting support. They will be convening at the Saratoga Springs Library from 7:00 to 8:45. If you would like to help, here is a link to their web site. They are requesting that people RSVP. There will be petitions to sign or you can volunteer.