Jason Schmidt wins race for Chautauqua County District Attorney

Posted at 11:18 PM, Nov 03, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-03 23:18:07-05

CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY (WKBW) — With 100% of the precincts reporting, Jason Schmidt has won the race for Chautauqua County District Attorney.

Democrat Patrick Swanson, the incumbent, ran against the Republican challenger Schmidt.

Schmidt ran on a “Victims First” campaign strategy that included criticism of his opponent’s record.