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Some north country GOP chairs call on state chair Ed Cox to resign

pThe chairs of 11 mostly north country Republican county committees have signed onto a letter asking for state Republican Chairman Edward F. Cox to resign./ppThe letter, which was first reported on Wednesday by the New York Daily News, cited the 2018 elections as the reason a new leader was needed./pp“The 2018 election was disastrous for the NYGOP on nearly all levels,” the letter reads. “We lost every statewide election by wide margins and we lost control of the New York State Senate in spectacular fashion.”/ppThe State Committee sent a comment from Mr. Cox to the Times on Friday./pp“I share the frustration with the disappointing election, but despite the results, we got the most votes cast — 2.2 million — since 2002,” Mr. Cox wrote. “As Chairman of the NYGOP, I am laser-focused on preparing for the important 2019 local elections and working with the Republican conferences in the legislature to offer a unified, alternative agenda to the Democrats that we are confident will win us back seats in the next cycle.” /ppThe letter from the county chairs was also sent to all the other county chairs in New York, although it was not released publicly./ppThe letter came out of meetings …read more

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