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Zeldin wins Republican primary race for governor

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Rep. Lee Zeldin won the Republican nomination for governor in Tuesday’s primary election, cruising to victory with more than 44% of the vote cast in a field of four contenders.

Early voting in statewide primary election will begin Saturday

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Early voting in the June 28 primary election for governor and lieutenant governor will begin Saturday at 26 sites across Suffolk County.

State assembly map tossed out by appellate court

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The assembly map won't be changed for the 2022 election. It will be redrawn under court supervision for the 2024 election, under a June 10 decision by an Appellate Division panel in New York County.

Democratic field in NY-01 narrows as Kara Hahn suspends campaign and Jackie Gordon says she’s running in NY-02

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Suffolk County Legislator Kara Hahn has suspended her campaign for Congress. Hahn made the announcement on Twitter Sunday afternoon.

New First Congressional District extends along north shore to Nassau border, excludes south shore, under just-released court-ordered map

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New York’s First Congressional District has been reconfigured in the final court-ordered redistricting map to take in the entire north shore of Suffolk County to the Nassau County border.

Court-appointed special master released redistricting maps. Here’s how they change local congressional and state senate districts

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Under the special master's proposal N.Y.'s First Congressional District would no longer snake into Babylon and eastern Nassau and the First Senate District would extend west into Stony Brook, but shed much of eastern Brookhaven Town.

Judge rules New York’s redistricting process unconstitutional, new maps void

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A State Supreme Court judge in upstate Steuben County yesterday threw out New York’s new Congressional, State Senate and Assembly district maps, ruling that the process used to develop them violated the State Constitution.

Rep. Lee Zeldin wins state Republican nod for governor at party convention

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First Congressional District Rep. Lee Zeldin officially became the New York State Republican Party’s designated candidate for governor yesterday at its convention in Garden City.

Cornicelli says he’ll force a primary election for GOP nomination in First Congressional District

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Republican congressional candidate Robert Cornicelli says he’s staying in the race and he’s in it to win.

Democrats Skyler Johnson and Wendy Hamberger to challenge Palumbo and Giglio in state races

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Democrats Skyler Johnson and Wendy Hamberger are looking to unseat incumbent Republican state lawmakers Sen. Anthony Palumbo and Assemblywoman Jodi Giglio in November.
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