Tag: James Gaughran

Sen. Gaughran Defeats Smyth For Second Term

New York State Sen. James Gaughran (D-Northport), who trailed Republican challenger Edmund Smyth in early election night returns, won re-election to a second term Wednesday after absentee ballots were counted.

Phillips Wins, Venditto Too Close to Call as NY Senate Majority...

Republican Elaine Phillips beat Democrat Adam Haber to win an open New York State Senate seat but a sitting Republican Long Island state senator may be unseated, potentially tipping the balance of power in that chamber back to a Democratic majority.

Nassau, Suffolk to Hold Special Elections for County Legislatures

Two of the six candidates are named Kennedy—and they’re both Republicans, although one’s a man, the other a woman.

GOP’s Kennedy Wins Suffolk Comptroller Post

He will lead the office despite opposing a plan voters approved to consolidate it with the treasurer's office.