Tag: elections

Martins Touts Local, Albany Experience in Nassau Exec Bid

For ex-New York State Sen. Jack Martins (R-Old Westbury), running for Nassau County executive may return him to where he started: Mineola, the county seat where he grew up and was first elected.

Scandal-plagued Election Cycle Brings Historic Turnover on Long Island

Primary primer: For signs of how the ongoing federal corruption dragnet has affected local politics, look no further than the four executive-level county positions with no incumbents running for re-election this fall.

Curran Eyes Shattering Highest Glass Ceiling in Nassau

Nassau County Legis. Laura Curran (D-Baldwin) made history this spring when she became the first woman ever to be named a major party nominee in the race for Nassau County executive.