Tag: Michael Venditto

An Inside Look At How Skelos Trial Exposed Slimy Side Of...

Context was often lost between the pace of coverage and testimony jumping around between dates, blurring significant moments in the timeline of the conspiracy. Seen in full, it offers a revealing look at the raw power that money has in The Empire State's politics, and the abuse of this state's most trusted offices to capitalize on this power toward a lawmaker's personal objectives.

Republican Rhoads Wins Nassau Legislative Seat

He beat his Democratic opponent by a margin of 58 to 41 percent.

Voters to Pick Replacement for Nassau Pol Denenberg Tuesday

The candidates include Democrat Rita Kestenbaum and Republican Steven Rhoads.

Republican James Kennedy Wins Nassau Legislative Seat

He won 85 percent of the vote over his Democratic challenger.

Nassau, Suffolk to Hold Special Elections for County Legislatures

Two of the six candidates are named Kennedy—and they’re both Republicans, although one’s a man, the other a woman.

Nassau Pol David Denenberg Admits to $2M Fraud

The veteran Democratic county legislator pleaded guilty mail fraud.

How Will the Battle for Long Island Play Out Politically?

Politicians are out in full force, hoping to seal the deal, knowing that turnout will be key in this off-year when the White House is not up for grabs.

Nassau’s Denenberg 2nd Pol to Drop Out of NY Senate Race

Announcement comes two months after an Islip lawmaker under the cloud of a toxic dumping scandal dropped out of a state Senate race.

Nassau OKs Puppy Mill Bill

The GOP-controlled county legislature passed the bill Monday along party lines by a vote of 12-7.

Nassau Puppy Mill Bills Become Political Football

Two county lawmakers running for higher office have proposals aimed at preventing “puppy mills."
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