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Palumbo victorious in First Senate District

by Dec 2, 2020
The Suffolk County Board of Elections confirmed today that Assemblyman Anthony Palumbo’s lead in the count makes his victory in the First Senate District election “mathematically certain.”

Palumbo and Giglio hold commanding leads in in-person voting, but are not declaring victory in state legislative races

by Nov 4, 2020
“I’m thrilled with where we are, but it’s not over," Assemblyman Anthony Palumbo said of his 14-point lead in the First Senate District race. Councilwoman Jodi Giglio echoed his sentiment about her run for the Second Assembly District, though her opponent said the race is over.

State lawmakers look to limit governor’s executive authority during emergencies

by May 27, 2020
Assembly Republicans, including North Fork Assemblyman Anthony Palumbo, have introduced legislation that would limit the governor’ executive authority during states of emergency and allow county executives more power over state of emergency declarations in their counties. Palumbo has also called for a quicker easing of business restrictions.

Coronavirus is an act of international terrorism, Suffolk officials say

by Apr 21, 2020
Assemblyman Anthony Palumbo and Riverhead Councilwoman Jodi Giglio are calling for President Donald Trump and New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo to declare the coronavirus pandemic an act of international terrorism by the People’s Republic of China.

Riverhead councilwoman tapped as Republican candidate for Assembly

by Feb 11, 2020
Suffolk County Republicans have tapped Riverhead Councilwoman Jodi Giglio as their candidate for the Second Assembly District seat.

Palumbo is running for State Senate

by Jan 29, 2020
Republican incumbent Assemblyman Anthony Palumbo of New Suffolk has announced his candidacy for the State Senate seat held by Republican Sen. Ken LaValle for 44 years.

Republican lawmakers sound an alarm on elimination of cash bail for most crimes in N.Y.

by Dec 31, 2019
Criminal justice reforms that take effect tomorrow put public safety at risk, according to Republican members of the state legislature, who called a press conference this morning outside the criminal court building and correctional facility in Riverside to sound an alarm.

LaValle, Palumbo blast one-house budget bills passed by legislature

by Mar 14, 2019
The Democratic-majority state legislature has passed one-house budget bills opposed by the Republican members of the East End delegation.

In Albany last week: Votes cast by local state lawmakers on bump stocks, waiting periods, guns in schools and more

by Feb 3, 2019
Last week in Albany, lawmakers passed a comprehensive gun safety package that included legislation to ban bump stocks, strengthen background checks, further limit firearm possession on school grounds and to create extreme risk protection orders. 

In Albany last week: Votes cast by local state lawmakers on abortion, birth control, DREAM act and teacher evaluations

by Jan 27, 2019
Below are the bills that passed in both chambers of the State Legislature last week (Jan. 21-25) and how our local lawmakers — State...