Dollars rain down in Commissioner race for western Nassau

Thousands of dollars are flying around a Nassau County Board of County Commissioners race, and it’s not the one that’s caught headlines so far. District 4 Commissioner Thomas Ford is in a three-way open Republican Primary with former Commissioner George Spicer and educator Alyson McCullough

Going into July, Ford had $22,429 on hand, compared to $17,922 for Spicer and $8,019 for McCullough. District 4 covers most of western Nassau County, usually seen as the less monied side of the county compared to the vast wealth east of I-95 and on Amelia Island.

Ford unseated Spicer in a close election in 2018,

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