“While he was a lawmaker he was a lawbreaker."
With nearly 1,600 entries from more than two dozen high schools throughout Nassau and Suffolk, the 2015 contest was unprecedented in its scope and quality of submissions.
The candidates include Democrat Rita Kestenbaum and Republican Steven Rhoads.
He won 85 percent of the vote over his Democratic challenger.
Two of the six candidates are named Kennedy—and they’re both Republicans, although one’s a man, the other a woman.