Independence Party cancels almost 4,000 member enrollments

The court ruled that the party was within

The court ruled that the party was within its right to cancel nearly 4,000 of its members enrollments, overturning a lower court's ruling. (Credit: News 12)

Westchester's Independence Party is losing thousands of members after a ruling from a state appellate court.

Party officials have been arguing that Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino and the GOP tried to hijack the party in last year's county executive race. Officials say that Astorino and the GOP unlawfully enrolled members, who they say were Astorino loyalists, in an attempt to secure...

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