Is Ex-Rocker Hall 'Still the One' for NY House Seat?

Since being elected in 2006, John Hall has been active in veterans' issues, health care, and small business issues, but now he's one of many threatened Democrats

(Bloomberg) — Rock musician-turned-politician John Hall, elected in the 2006 wave of victories that gave Democrats control of the U.S. House, spent the last four years working to consolidate his hold on a district anchored in New York's Hudson Valley. He has focused on veterans' issues, health care and the small businesses that drive the economy in a district spread over five counties. He visits senior centers and entrepreneurs, marches in holiday parades, and kayaks down the Hudson River with constituents.

To continue reading this article you must be a Bloomberg Professional Service Subscriber.