Katz cruises past Gristina; McQuade wins Democratic primary
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Incumbent state Assemblyman Steve Katz (R-Mohegan Lake) cruised to victory over businessman Dario Gristina of Putnam Valley in Thursday's primary in a contest characterized by mudslinging and claims of negative campaigning.
Gristina, 48, a businessman, argued that Katz hasn't been effective as a state lawmaker. Katz, 59, a veterinarian, ran with the backing of the Republican Party in Westchester...