Huntington Democratic Ticket Picks Up Key Republican Endorsements
Three former Republican elected officials today threw their support behind Supervisor Frank Petrone, Councilman Mark Cuthbertson and Council candidate Tracey Edwards, saying the Democratic ticket was head-and-shoulders above their Republican rivals.
Paul Tonna, former Republican presiding officer of the Suffolk County Legislature, and former Republican town board members Donald Musgnug and Kenneth Christensen said that Petrone and Cuthbertson had done an outstanding job and deserved to be re-elected. The trio said Tracey Edwards' role as a community leader and senior corporate executive at a Fortune 100 company make her the clear choice over her Republican opponents.
"Frank Petrone just brought Huntington through the worst economy in 75-years unscathed," said Tonna. "A...| read more ››