Tag: Carolyn McCarthy

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.

NY Women in Politics Talk Gains, Struggles in Breaking Glass Ceiling

“Say ‘yes’ to everything. Men do. Don’t let anyone else decide your potential.”

Racism, Guns, Violence: South Carolina Shooting Highlights America’s Demons

“At the very core of America’s invention and creation there is this clear prejudice against people of color, and that’s part of America’s original birth defect.”

Million Mom March Marks 15 Years Fighting for Gun Violence Prevention

On the fifteenth anniversary of legendary march, mothers across the country are still inspired, enraged, and more coordinated than ever.

Madeline Singas Sworn in as Acting Nassau DA

Kathleen Rice's chief deputy took over for her boss on the day Kathleen Rice took her congressional seat.

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.

Nassau DA Kathleen Rice Wins Seat in Congress

She beat her GOP rival to become the second woman ever to represent Long Island in Congress.

Abrahams Endorses Rice for Congress; Blakeman Unfazed

"We have come together as allies focused on keeping this seat in progressive Democratic hands."

Favorites Win Long Island Congressional Primaries

Democratic and Republican party nominees won their spot on November ballots in five Long Island congressional primary races Tuesday.

5 Candidates Vie to Replace Carolyn McCarthy

“There is the possibility of a primary contest."