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Long Island State Legislative Primary Results

John DeVito, a 25-year-old law student from Mastic Beach, won a three-way Democratic primary Tuesday, earning a spot on general election ballots to challenge freshman New York State Sen. Tom Croci (R-Sayville), according to unofficial results from the board of elections. That race was one of five Democratic primaries for state Legislative seats on Long Island. In the other four—two state Assembly seats each for Nassau and Suffolk counties—challengers were unsuccessful against three incumbents and a party nominee to fill a vacancy.

Long Island Primary Voters Guide 2016

Registered Democratic voters will cast their ballots Tuesday in five Long Island primary races that will decide which New York State legislative candidates are among the choices on Election Day. The match-ups include a three-way Democratic primary in the lone LI state Senate race on September ballots and four primaries in local state Assembly races—two in Suffolk County and two in Nassau.

NY Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver Earned $5M in Bribery Scheme, Feds...

The 70-year-old lawmaker has been accused of using his influence in the state to pad his pockets.

Long Island Assembly Rematch Between Murray, Hennessey Too Close to Call

Results of the other 21 Assembly seats on LI were largely predictable.

Exclusive: Red Light Camera Company Lobbying for School Bus Stop-Arm Cams...

ATS hired a lobbyist to push the “School Bus Camera Safety Act” in the state Legislature, records show.

Long Island Speed Cameras OKd by NY

Critics call it a cash grab, backers say it’ll protect children and since New York State lawmakers approved Long Island school-zone speed cameras, drivers can call it a reason to slow down.
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