“It’s a desperate tactic of a flailing campaign to try and get free publicity in the eleventh hour. I think that is shameful,” Zeldin said.
“I’m not a Sheldon Adelson guy,” said Democrat Perry Gershon, who’s running to unseat fellow Jew Lee Zeldin in an eastern Long Island House race.
Trump tweeted that Long Island Rep. Lee Zeldin has his “Complete and Total Endorsement!” after a poll showing the race nearly tied.
“Congrats to Park Avenue Perry on buying his way into a general election,” incumbent Lee Zeldin’s office said sarcastically.