KELLY ZEGERS PHOTO Perry Gershon in June after winning the Democratic primary.
Perry Gershon of East Hampton won the Democratic primary in June for the 1st Congressional District. He’ll challenge Congressman Lee Zeldin (R-Shirley) in November for his seat in Congress. Mr. Gershon sat down with the editors and reporters of Times Review ahead of the election to discuss a few of the issues that are a focus in the campaign.
Here is a condensed version of the conversation. (more…)
A new flyer being mailed across the East End on behalf of Congressman Lee Zeldin (R-Shirley) is leaving some Democrats scratching their heads. (more…)
It was an unprecedented incident in Suffolk County history when two journalists were ejected from a political rally. It happened last month at a public event for Congressman Lee Zeldin (R-Shirley) whose district includes Shelter Island. (more…)
COURTESY PHOTOS Congressman Lee Zeldin, left, and Democratic challenger Perry Gershon.
Two days after the Democratic primary in the 1st Congressional District, election season appears to be in full swing.
Congressman Lee Zeldin (R-Shirley) and Democratic challenger Perry Gershon of East Hampton will be at competing events in Smithtown Thursday night as the race for the 1st Congressional District begins. (more…)
Congressman Lee Zeldin
Congressman Lee Zeldin (R-Shirley) sat down with Times Review editors and reporters on June 11 to talk about issues, both national and local, including immigration, special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into alleged collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia, the gun debate and allegations surrounding Environmental Protection Agency administrator Scott Pruitt, including his asking a staffer to contact a Chick-fil-A executive about securing a franchise for his wife. (more…)