GOP Leader to KT: Enough

Manhattan GOP chairman James Ortenzio, one of KT McFarland’s strongest backers, has apparently asked her to drop out of the

Manhattan GOP chairman James Ortenzio, one of KT McFarland’s strongest backers, has apparently asked her to drop out of the race after lackluster fund-raising and the airing of ugly family business that has distracted and damaged her flagging campaign.

McFarland’s press secretary, Morgan Ortagus-Dobbs, denied any notion of pressure from Ortenzio.

“I just asked KT,” said Ortagus-Dobbs after putting the Observer on hold. “And she said she has received no such phone call.” GOP Leader to KT: Enough