NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (WIVB) - A gun-rights advocate from Orleans County is running for New York State Senate against a long-time incumbent.
Gia Arnold, 24, is statewide coordinator for New York Revolution which opposes the SAFE Act and its gun control measures.
She is a mother with three children. She launched her campaign alongside Tea Party stalwart Rus Thompson and Carl Paladino.
Arnold is running as a Republican and would face George Maziarz in a primary.