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GOP spends $220G on Boyle-Montano race -- Update

Assemb. Philip Boyle, the GOP candidate for re-election

(Credit: Barry Sloan)

Republicans are pouring in money to help Assemb. Philip Boyle (R-Bay Shore) win an open Senate seat in Suffolk County.  

The Senate Republican Campaign Committee has forked over $220,000 to help Boyle defeat Democrat Ricardo Montano in the battle to replace retiring Sen. Owen Johnson (R-West Babylon).

The committee transferred $130,000 directly to Boyle’s campaign coffers and spent...

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