Three contenders hoping to succeed Rep. Lee Zeldin are fighting to win the Republican nomination in the First Congressional District in the GOP primary election Aug. 23.
Candidates for the Republican Party nomination in the First Congressional District, Michelle Bond, Anthony Figliola and Nick LaLota will face off in a debate Aug. 8 hosted by the League of Women Voters. Questions for the candidates can be emailed to debate hosts by Aug. 5.
Opinion: Rep. Lee Zeldin blames "cashless bail," for New York's rise in crime since the start of the pandemic. The facts and data show otherwise, but he doesn't care. His claims play well with a frightened public and he eagerly stokes their fears to win their votes.
A 43-year-old man was charged with attempted assault after attempting to strike Rep. Lee Zeldin while wearing plastic knuckles during a Zeldin campaign stop upstate yesterday,
With Democratic party united behind her, Fleming leads congressional candidates in fundraising, as Republicans battle in primary election
Suffolk County Legislator Bridget Fleming, the Democratic nominee for New York’s First Congressional District, is leading Republican congressional candidates in fundraising, as the Republicans wage a primary election battle for their party's nod to run for the seat being vacated by four-term Republican incumbent Rep. Lee Zeldin.
More than 200 people from across the East End and beyond came together on the steps of the courthouse, overflowing onto Griffing Avenue, which Riverhead Police closed to traffic as the crowd swelled.
Early voting in the June 28 primary election for governor and lieutenant governor will begin Saturday at 26 sites across Suffolk County.