Nassau splits its votes evenly between Weld and Faso.
“Our party faces a critically important choice,” said Joe Mondello. It is a choice that represents the of the future New York Republican party, he said.
“Regrettably the Republican dream team was not to be,” he said and argued that a primary was the proper forum in which to decide on a candidate.
Faso was breathing heavy in the stands before Mondello delivered his county’s vote. Afterwards his supporters chanted “coward.”
— Jason Horowitz