ALBANY—Officially, Tom Basile has been named the executive director of the New York Republican Party.
Basile, an operative who worked on the 2006 gubernatorial campaign serving lieutenant governor candidate Scott Vanderhoef, has been an advisor to new-chairman Ed Cox for several years, and worked as a hired strategist in his campaign Read More
MINNEAPOLIS—Here’s Tom Basile, a Republican operative from Nyack who helped organize President Bush and Clinton’s joint visit to tsunami-ravaged Asia in 2005.
Earlier today John McCain announced that most convention events planned for tomorrow will be canceled, and the rest of the convention considered on a day-by-day basis.
Here in the Twin Read More
This new state politics blog — whose reliability I have no way to evaluate — says there’s buzz in Conservative Party circles that Ed Cox might return to the Senate race. (The item also has some stuff about wire-tapping that, I hasten to note, I’m not endorsing.)
Anyway, I mention it Read More
So can Ed Cox keep his hand in this race? Or does Pirro steamroll him?
He clearly plans to hang in, perhaps hoping the endless airing of “where’s page 10″ and the like will dampen her appeal.
Cox’s spokesman, Tom Basile, just sent out this statement:
“Partial-birth abortion is a serious Read More