There are too many lawyers and career politicians in the state Legislature, Democratic state Senate hopeful Adam Haber told Blank Slate Media on Friday, and not enough representatives with his background as a businessman.
Five Great Neck village mayors and one former mayor in a letter-to-the-editor sent to Blank Slate Media last Wednesday endorsed state Sen. Jack Martins (R-Mineola) in his bid for re-election to the 7th state Senate District, citing his record of addressing issues affecting the Great Neck peninsula.
Republican Bruce Blakeman’s congressional campaign has accused Democratic challenger Kathleen Rice’s campaign of hiring a “D.C. insider” with past campaign finance violations to head a victory fund in the event Rice is elected to succeed Rep. Carolyn McCarthy in representing New York’s 4th Congressional District.
Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice, who is opposing Republican Bruce Blakeman in a bid to succeed U.S. Rep. Carolyn McCarthy in the 4th Congressional District, on Tuesday unveiled a jobs plan that she said would assist small business, help invest in infrastructure and end tax breaks for companies that move operations outside the United States.
Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano on Monday proposed a $2.98 billion budget for 2015 that, for the first time in his four years in the role, would raise property taxes by about 2.2 percent,.
Roslyn Democrat and state Senatorial candidate Adam Haber on Monday challenged incumbent state Sen. Jack Martins (R-Mineola) to a debate on women’s rights, saying he wanted to set the record straight on facts that he claims Martins has “distorted.”
For Republican congressional candidate Grant Lally, the choice between him and Rep. Steve Israel (D-Huntington) in November’s midterm election is one of who will keep a closer eye on President Barack Obama.