Posted at: 09/04/2012 4:35 PM
| Updated at: 09/05/2012 9:51 AM
By: John McLoughlin
With little more than a week to go, The Republican Primary in the 43rd Senatorial District, stretching from Washington to Columbia Counties, has gotten downright nasty.
Incumbent Roy McDonald is accusing his opponent, Kathy Marchione of "swindling" the taxpayers.
McDonald is running a new TV ad saying that Marchione, who is the Saratoga County Clerk, has gotten 65% in raises over the years, plus free health care.
Marchione says that's true, but misleading, and says McDonald voted for those pay hikes