Even as the race was called, Weprin arrived at his Forest Hills election night party around midnight and refused to concede.He's probably going to lose NY-9 by 5,000 votes. There won't be a recount and the classy thing to do would have been a gracious concession. He didn't have it in him. The sense of entitlement is strong with that one.
“This is not over yet,” he said. “It’s going to be a long night.”
Weprin refused to take questions, and sped away in a waiting car , with photographers and reporters in pursuit. Aides later said he didn’t know the race had been called at the time, but wouldn’t elaborate further on his plans.
Tuesday, September 13, 2011
Posted by Rick Moore on 9/13/2011