The suit is brim full of insane allegations of petition fraud. Most are frivolous, unhinged and tending towards the absurd. Typically they involve incidents where someone put down an incorrect address. In response to this mistake, a Higgins public employee staffer was dispatched to the bad address, snapped a grainy picture and asserted the claim that signatures were being obtained from non-existent houses. The matter has been assigned to the Hon. Joseph Glownia and it is unlikely he will give much credence to this steaming mass of crap. However, the real purpose of this suit is to drain Egriu of funds, distract his campaign efforts and impede his fund raising efforts. Today Egriu issued a press release:
An interesting side note is the absence of the New York State Democratic Committee from this effort. What gives there?
As CD-26 is heavily Democratic, the winner of the Primary Election will likely be elected in November. Stay tuned to see if you are going to get a meaningful vote.