Tag: primaries

Few Surprises Among Long Island Primary Wins

The results of the June primaries are in, and while most of the frontrunners came out on top, one challenger pulled off an upset on Long Island.

Newcomer Raynor Declares Victory Over Deputy Speaker Hooper

Political newcomer Taylor Raynor declared victory in her Democratic primary challenge against Deputy Assembly Speaker Earlene Hooper (D-Hempstead) in a stunning upset, but the 30-year incumbent did not concede the race.

Primary Preview: Long Island Races To Watch

Gubernatorial and New York State Attorney General races atop ballots could boost typically low primary voter turnout and sway results in more than a half dozen races across Nassau and Suffolk counties.