Lazio: Running till November, Won’t Pledge to Back GOP Nominee

Republican Rick Lazio got the backing on Saturday of the Conservative Party, whose chairman said Lazio vowed to run on their line until November.

Lazio repeated the pledge to reporters, but wouldn’t say if he’ll support whomever wins the Republican gubernatorial nomination, which two others, Steve Levy and Carl Paladino, are vying for.

Endorsing a candidate who later drops out of the race is how the Liberal Party got destroyed in 2002. Lazio: Running till November, Won’t Pledge to Back GOP Nominee