Tag: Tim Bishop

Rep. Steve Israel Won’t Run for Re-election, Setting Off Race to...

The veteran Long Island Democrat leaves after eight terms in Congress and now the race is on to succeed him.

Political Veteran Rick Montano Roils Islip Democrats With Primary Fight

The outcome of this hotly contested race could send ripples through the Democratic Party on Long Island and beyond because it threatens the control of its traditional leadership.

Long Island Would Suffer if Pell Grant Freeze OK’d, Officials Say

More than 150,000 college students on LI would be affected, as would the local economy, experts say.

Rep. Lee Zeldin Joins Tea Party’s Ted Cruz to Bash Obama...

They are calling for an investigation into the president's former campaign director's involvement with Israel’s upcoming elections.

Top 14 Long Island Local News Stories Of 2014

Oheka Castle owner shot in head, toxic waste dumped in Islip parks, Islanders sold, Ronald Bower freed from prison, among so much more.

This Time Around Bishop Couldn’t Overcome the Opposition

In his second attempt to beat Rep. Tim Bishop, New York State Sen. Lee Zeldin's timing was right on the money.

Tom Croci Beats Esposito for Vacated State Senate Seat

Croci claimed victory despite only campaigning for three months against Adrienne Esposito.

Republican Lee Zeldin Unseats Congressman Tim Bishop

The congressman conceded to the New York State senator who challenged him to a rematch.

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.

Piping Plover Lawsuit Stalls Fire Island Dune Rebuilding

Audubon New York won a temporary restraining order suspending the project, for now.
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