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Did petition challenge break Nassau major-party deal?
Nassau Democrats are accusing county Republicans of breaking a decades-long truce by filing last-minute objections to nominating petitions for Assemb. Charles Lavine (D-Glen Cove).
County Democratic Chairman Jay Jacobs said the two major parties had a long-standing agreement that predates his leadership to not challenge each other’s petitions — until now.
“This par for the course for...