New York - Democrats Want To Expel Felder From The Party For Caucusing With Republicans
New York - Democratic are looking to expel Simcha Felder from the party after the state senator-elect announced he would caucus with the Republicans, helping them in their bid to regain the majority in the closely divided chamber.
George Arzt, a spokesman for the Kings County Democratic Leader, told Azi Paybarah from capital newyork that Democratic party officials are looking at “both the Kings County and state Democratic Party rules” to see if Felder could be ousted from the party.
“If they do not have provisions, they will propose ways of expelling members for actions of this type,” Arzt said.
Already, Assemlbyman Nick Perry, also of Brooklyn, wrote on Twitter that Felder “should be removed from [the] Dem[ocratic] Party. Let the GOP have him.”
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