Bob Turner Kicks Off Uphill Campaign for Weiner’s Seat

Retired business exec Bob Turner said he plans to spend “as little as possible” on his congressional campaign against Democrat David Weprin, in the nine-week special election for the seat vacated by Anthony Weiner.

After his campaign kick-off outside a Long Island Railroad station in Forest Hills this morning, Turner told reporters the issues will be the same ones as his 2010 race against Weiner — jobs, the economy and “lack of any leadership or plan in Washington” — but said he remains undoubtedly the underdog. Read More

Bob Turner Kicks Off Uphill Campaign for Weiner’s Seat