Tag: Peter King
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).
What began as a simple humanitarian mission quickly evolved into a spiritual exploration in which the couple met strangers who would become life-long friends, not crazed terrorists, and discovered how the simplest of deeds can be met with boundless expressions of gratitude.
To document how the uber-wealthy hide their funds, whether they became rich legally or through nefarious deals, the anti-fraud activists had an undercover investigator meet with 13 New York City law firms under the guise of representing a corrupt West African mining minister.
The veteran Long Island Democrat leaves after eight terms in Congress and now the race is on to succeed him.
"It's worth having Congress do its job.”
"We have to capitalize on our potential to be a leader in the transition to a cleaner, greener economy."
More than 12 million Syrians have been displaced due to the ongoing civil war.
More than 150,000 college students on LI would be affected, as would the local economy, experts say.