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Thursday 08/25/2016
Pulse Of The Peninsula: Obama backs, GOP undermines parks
Posted: August 25, 2016

It is beyond infuriating that Republicans, who every four years call themselves the “Party of Lincoln,” can claim the Clean Air and Clean Water acts and the EPA which were signed when Richard Nixon was president, and that on this, the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service, we all can thank President Theodore Roosevelt, a (Progressive) Republican, for America’s “best idea” — our national park system.

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Gerard Terry hit with eight more tax charges
Posted: August 25, 2016

Gerard Terry, the once-powerful head of the North Hempstead Democratic Committee, was arrested again Wednesday and charged with eight new tax crimes.

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Sunday 08/21/2016
Jack Martins' bid for delay shakes up House race
Updated: August 25, 2016 - 1:11 pm

Republican Jack Martins’ request last week to push back the 3rd Congressional District election threw another twist into an already closely watched, high-profile race.

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Friday 08/19/2016
Jack Martins asks judge to push back general election in 3rd District
Updated: August 19, 2016 - 4:13 pm

Republican Jack Martins on Friday asked a federal judge to push back November’s 3rd Congressional District election to Dec. 6 to give the GOP some breathing room after an Oct. 6 primary.

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Tom Suozzi leads Jack Martins by 16 percent, poll says
Posted: August 19, 2016

Republican Jack Martins has some ground to make up if his party is to capture 3rd Congressional District, according to a Democratic poll released Thursday.

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Thursday 08/18/2016
Kathleen Rice wins backing from GOP officials
Updated: August 18, 2016 - 6:00 pm

Four local Republican officials crossed party lines to endorse Democratic Rep. Kathleen Rice for Congress on Tuesday, citing her efforts toward bipartisan public service.

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Adam Haber opens campaign HQ in Mineola
Posted: August 18, 2016

Democrat Adam Haber opened his campaign headquarters in Mineola on Sunday for his race to replace  state Sen. Jack Martins in the 7th Senate District. 

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