A group of 50-60 protesters were present outside of Harts Hill Inn in Whitesboro Friday morning continuing their calls for Congresswoman Claudia Tenney to host town hall meetings on many issues including healthcare.

The Mohawk Valley Association of Realtors was hosting a breakfast meeting with Tenney at the venue.

WIBX spoke with Celeste Friend of Utica who said she doesn't support the congresswoman's vote to replace Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Obamacare), in favor of the American Health Care Act.

The House has approved the measure, which still awaits action in the Senate.

Friend said she many others want to be heard on the issue, and explains why she believes this new healthcare act will put lives at risk: