Tag: Kathleen Rice
Former Nassau County Executive Thomas Suozzi defeated New York State Sen. Jack Martins (R-Old Westbury) in the most closely watched Congressional race on Long Island Tuesday night, winning the seat being vacated by retiring Rep. Steve Israel (D-Huntington).
The veteran Long Island Democrat leaves after eight terms in Congress and now the race is on to succeed him.
"We have to capitalize on our potential to be a leader in the transition to a cleaner, greener economy."
“Say ‘yes’ to everything. Men do. Don’t let anyone else decide your potential.”
The two women’s campaign could also be the county’s costliest contest this year.
“Pretending a problem isn’t there doesn’t help solve the problem.”
The largest trade agreement ever negotiated in the world, whose details are being kept secret, is coming up for a key vote Friday afternoon that has split LI's Representatives but not along traditional party lines.
Civic leaders are trying to reclaim an area they say was usurped by planners years ago.
The vote come nearly two years after NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden disclosed mass surveillance at home and abroad by the surveillance agency.
Hempstead Town Supersivor Kate Murray and former Manhattan prosecutor Michael Scotto are running against Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas.