MidHudson News: Basile officially launches State Senate campaign
NEWBURGH – Saying he wanted to continue to legacy of the retiring State Senator William Larkin, Republican Thomas Basile formally launched his Senate campaign on Saturday.
With Larkin by his side, Basile, a Stony Point town councilman, was greeted by a packed room at the Armory Unity center in Newburgh. Top officials from the three counties represented in the 39th District – Orange, Ulster and Rockland counties – were present. State GOP Chairman Ed Cox also attended.