As we brace ourselves for the big Trump extravaganza in Cleveland next week, I keep thinking back to the summer of 1964.
For that was the first time (at least in the modern era) that angry Republican rebels seized control of their party and chose a nominee who was clearly outside the political mainstream. (more…)
COURTESY PHOTO-Anna Throne-Holst
Anna Throne-Holst will be the Democratic candidate in this fall’s 1st Congressional District race against incumbent Republican Lee Zeldin. (more…)
TIM GANNON PHOTO Supporters of Anna Throne-Holst and David Calone review absentee ballots for possible challenges while Board of Elections workers oversee the process.
Former Southampton Town Supervisor Anna Throne-Holst’s primary night lead of 29 votes has increased to 188 after 46 percent of absentee ballots were counted Thursday at the Suffolk County Board of Elections. (more…)
TIMES REVIEW FILE PHOTOS Democratic rivals Anna Throne-Holst and David Calone are seperated by 29 votes before the counting of absentee ballots.
Thursday, July 7, the Suffolk County Board of Elections is expected to count more than 1,790 absentee ballots cast in the Democratic primary race between Congressional hopefuls Anna Throne-Holst and Dave Calone.
Unofficial results from the Suffolk County Board of Elections showed Ms. Throne-Holst held a lead of 29 votes. Just under eight percent of the 1st District’s 136,464 registered Democrats voted on primary night. (more…)
REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Village of Dering Harbor Mayor Tim Hogue.
Tim Hogue, unopposed on the ballot, won a 13th two-year term as mayor of the Village of Dering Harbor in elections held on on Tuesday.
Incumbent trustees, John T. Colby, Jr. and Brandon Rose kept their seats despite challenges. Mr. Hogue and Mr. Colby garnered 34 votes each; Mr. Rose had 36. (more…)