The Riverdale Press is reporting that Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. won’t be supporting his former colleague and fellow Latino Sen. Adriano Espaillat in his challenge to long-time incumbent Rep. Charlie Rangel.
Riverdale Press reporter Adam Wisnieski spoke with BP Diaz after a Community Board #8 meeting last week:
“When Mr. Diaz showed up unexpectedly to the Conservative Synagogue Adath Israel of Riverdale for last week’s Community Board 8 meeting, we asked him who would get his endorsement if Mr. Espaillat challenged Mr. Rangel.
He didn’t hesitate.
“I will support Charlie Rangel,” he said.”
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