Tuesday, November 12, 1996

Sabotage your opponents Campaign with doublespeak

"Jeff Feldman, the executive director of the Brooklyn Democratic Party, which backed the winner, said Gold's campaign precipitated the chaos by filing the suit that led to the 11th-hour disqualification of Ferne Goldstein.

Charging they were robbed by a mammoth Primary Daysnafu in Brooklyn, two defeated candidates said yesterday they will go to court to force a new election. . .

Hundreds of voting machines weren't delivered to Brooklyn sites for up to eight hours after the polls opened at 6 a.m. Tuesday. Many voters were turned away. . .

She and citizens of Kings County were deprived of their First Amendment right to vote in an election," he said. Mandelker argued that Gold's large losing margin is irrelevant. "We're saying we're entitled to a proper election," he said. The winners contended the voting-machine snafu affected all candidates equally."
Daily News, Novermber 12, 1996