GOP Republican mayoral candidates Tom Allon, Adolfo Carrión and John Catsimatidis were among those that addressed the Brooklyn GOP’s holiday party last night.
Congressman Bob Turner gave an exit interview to Hamodia earlier this week, where he indicated he didn’t think he could have beaten Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, but claimed he would have done better than Wendy Long, who vanquished him in the primary. “I’m not sure I could have defeated her but I might have been more helpful for what we call down-ticket support,” he said. “So for some of the close races like Randy Altschuler [who ran against Rep. Tim Bishop] – down-ticket support might have been helpful there. It might have been helpful to [Rep. Mary Ann] Buerkle, and it might have been helpful to [Rep. Nan] Hayworth.” Read More