Does the defeat of former Suffolk County Republican Chairman John Jay LaValle last week in a race for Port Jefferson mayor — in which Mr. LaValle’s close links to President Trump was a main issue — mean trouble for Mr. Trump in 2020 in Suffolk?
Does it also mean trouble for another staunch backer of Mr. Trump, U.S. Representative Lee Zeldin (R-Shirley), running for re-election this year? (more…)
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Perry Gershon, who lost a close election to Representative Lee Zeldin (R-Shirley) in the 1st Congressional District race last November, but scored major gains for Democrats, announced that he’ll run again in 2020. (more…)
Facing each other in the top election race this year in Suffolk County for county executive are the incumbent, Steve Bellone, seeking a third four-year term, and County Comptroller John M. Kennedy, Jr., who has served in various positions in Suffolk government for 33 years. (more…)
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Amber Brach-Williams is stepping down as treasurer of the Shelter Island Republican Committee.
The Shelter Island Republican Committee will soon have a new treasurer. (more…)
The Shelter Island Republican Committee has announced their slate of candidates for the November election, with a top vote-getting incumbent absent from the list. (more…)