Cute meet: Hochul Rejects Wu Debate Challenge in Person at Manhattan Campaign Stop
“Hi, I’m Tim Wu. Kathy, it’s a pleasure to finally meet in person,” Mr. Wu said.
Ms. Hochul echoed the greeting, and Mr. Wu started to walk away with his aides–however, a person who would only identify themselves to the Observer as a campaign worker for Mr. Schneiderman [!!] nudged him and urged him to press his opponent to argue the issues.
“You should ask her if she wants to debate,” the self-identified aide said. The Schneiderman campaign has since denied this individual was one of their employees.
‘Mr. Wu then turned back and approached Ms. Hochul again.
“Can we do a debate?” he asked.
Ms. Hochul shook her head and said something inaudible. Mr. Wu related her answer moments afterward.
“I asked if we’re doing a debate. We’re not having a debate, she said,” Mr. Wu said.
We are royalty! You are peasants!