Councilman Candidate Joins GOP Candidates on Issue Based Campaign
Citing more evidence of the negative mudslinging which has infected the early elections of 2009, Councilman Candidate Dr. Terrence Murphy (R, I – Jefferson Valley) stood united with his fellow candidates to call for a fair campaign pledge. Joining him was supervisor candidate Susan Siegel, councilman candidate Mark Drexel, town justice candidate Salvatore Lagonia, and incumbent highway supervisor Eric DiBartolo.
“Yorktown is at a significant crossroads as to its future direction,” Dr. Murphy said. “This election needs to be about the issues facing the residents and business owners of this town as they are forced carry the greatest financial burden.”
Leading up to Tuesday’s primary elections there were already a number of reported instances of rude and unprofessional behavior by candidates across Westchester. The latest incident in Yorktown came from Democratic Chairwoman Patricia Mulligan who authored a letter chastising her own secretary’s bid for election. Read more