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Brooklyn, NY - Frank R. Seddio to Take Over Disgraced Brooklyn Democratic Leader Vito J. Lopez

Published on: September 19, 2012 11:57 PM
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Brooklyn, NY - With his most formidable challengers effectively conceding, Frank R. Seddio, a friend and longtime colleague of the scandal-tarnished Brooklyn Democratic chairman Vito J. Lopez, was chosen Wednesday night by party leaders to succeed him.

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Mr. Seddio, 65, a gregarious lawyer who is head of the legendary Thomas Jefferson Club in southern Brooklyn, has sought to distance himself from Mr. Lopez in recent weeks. But he has been a longtime beneficiary of the powerful Brooklyn Democratic machine, which supported him for state assemblyman and later as surrogate court judge, a position he soon left during an investigation into thousands of dollars of donations he made to Democratic leaders and organizations before taking office.



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 Sep 20, 2012 at 12:02 AM oyvey Says:

Same garbage different name.

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 Sep 20, 2012 at 07:35 AM heyward Says:

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oyvey Says:

Same garbage different name.

Sorry Oyvey. there is no bigger garbage then the disgraced LOPEZ He got away for years.....

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 Sep 20, 2012 at 09:36 AM DRE53 Says:

B"H we got a new friend to head the brooklyn democratic party

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