This afternoon the reorg meeting was held by the Queens County GOP at Reception House in Flushing. Below is an article from Politicker discussing the potential role of Bob Turner in the party’s evolution.
The results of the meeting should be coming out around now. Expect an update soon.
From the Politicker: Former Congressman Bob Turner is running to become chair of the Queens Republican Party today, setting up a bitter clash with chairman Phil Ragusa, sources say.
Mr. Turner is mounting a vigorous challenge against Mr. Ragusa and may have the votes to become the new chairman, according to two sources close to the party, A leadership vote, bringing together all the district leaders in the borough, is set for 12:30 p.m. in Whitestone.
“It’s going to be a bloodbath,” predicted one Republican source neutral in the dispute. “Ragusa is not backing down.”
Read the full article here: http://politicker.com/2013/09/bob-turner-moves-to-take-over-queens-gop/