Jenna Flanagan has been an Associate Producer and contributing reporter for WNYC's All Things Considered, local news since 2006. Prior to that, she worked for 3 years as a general assignment reporter for the WBGO news department and won a Garden State Association of Black Journalists award.
Republican Rob Astorino Unseats Spano in Westchester
Thursday, November 05, 2009
New York, NY —
Westchester County's executive-elect, Republican Rob Astorino, says his upset of three-term Democratic incumbent Andrew Spano, was a referendum on government spending.
ASTORINO: This is a very big message to Albany that they cannot keep taxing and spending the way they are.
REPORTER: Astorino, a relative unknown, beat Spano, even though Democrats have a nearly 2-to-1 voter registration advantage.