Koch Won’t Endorse Weprin, Says Turner Could be the New Scott Brown

Ed Koch said electing a Republican to the predominately Democratic and Jewish congressional seat vacated by Anthony Weiner would send “a shot across the bow” of President Obama, whose policies on Israel and Medicaid have angered the former mayor.

Koch, a Democrat who served three terms, said he’s not going to endorse the Democrat David Weprin. “I don’t have to endorse everybody,” said Koch, who then explained how Republican Bob Turner could get the former mayor’s support.  Read More