Weprin Says He’s Not Getting Personal, Rivals Disagree

David Weprin said he stands by the critical statements his spokespeople have made about his opponents, but insisted, “I’m trying not to make anything personal.”
In the last few days, his spokespeople have slammed Melinda Katz for being too close to the real estate industry, and questioned John Liu’s dedication to the office, noting his late entry into the race. Weprin himself went after David Yassky for taking member-item money for his constituents while proposing an end to the way the money is allocated.
“I’m confident in the people I’ve hired,” Weprin told me. “They call it like they see it. I think there is a big contrast between me as a candidate and the others.

Weprin Says He’s Not Getting Personal, Rivals Disagree