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Besides Mayoral Race, Sag Harbor Will Have A Battle For Trustee Seats

Besides Mayoral Race, Sag Harbor Will Have A Battle For Trustee Seats

Larocca Will Challenge Mulcahy For Sag Harbor Mayor

Mr. Larocca made his announcement on the steps of the Municipal Building to a group of about a dozen supporters, including Trustee Thomas Gardella, who currently serves as deputy mayor under Ms. Mulcahy.

Bridget Fleming Announces Candidacy For Congress

The Democrat said she had been seriously considering a run ever since she watched “in horror” as the current office holder, U.S. Representative Lee Zeldin of Shirley, voted to challenge the results of the 2020 presidential election “even after the Capitol was overtaken by rioters in what can only be described as an act of domestic terrorism and treachery.”

Zeldin Will Challenge Cuomo For Governor

U.S. Representative Lee Zeldin announced on Thursday, April 8, that he would challenge embattled Governor Andrew Cuomo in 2022.

Democratic Primary Is On In East Hampton

There will be a June primary for the East Hampton Town Board and East Hampton Town Trustees nominations, pitting three Democratic hopefuls against the 12 candidates endorsed by the East Hampton Town Democratic Party in February.

East Hampton GOP Hopes To Reverse Trend With New Slate

The East Hampton Town Republican Party knows it has an uphill fight to regain seats on, or control of, the East Hampton Town Board, but its three candidates this year hope their experience and deep ties to the local community will be enough to carry them into office.

Bragman Seeking Primary Bout With Van Scoyoc, East Hampton Republicans Enter The Fray

Bragman Seeking Primary Bout With Van Scoyoc, East Hampton Republicans Enter The Fray

East Hampton Democrats Will Not Endorse Bragman For Re-Election

East Hampton Town Councilman Jeffrey Bragman said on Wednesday that he will not be endorsed by the East Hampton Town Democratic Committee to be a candidate for re-election to a second term on the Town Board.

Southampton Democrats Announce Their Slate

Joining Mr. Schneiderman on the ticket for Town Board will be incumbent Tommy John Schiavoni of North Haven and Robin Long of Hampton Bays, an attorney with an office in Southampton.

Van Scoyoc. Burke-Gonzalez Say They Will Seek Third Terms On East Hampton Town Board

Van Scoyoc. Burke-Gonzalez Say They Will Seek Third Terms On East Hampton Town Board

Rules Change Will Pose Obstacle For Independence Party

Rules Change Will Pose Obstacle For Independence Party

Southampton Parties Screening Candidates For November Races

As local political parties complete the screening process for the November election, Southampton Town Democrats are already faced with replacing two incumbents who have decided to not seek reelection.

ANALYSIS: Lee Zeldin’s House Floor Speech On Election Was Deficient In Facts

U.S. Representative Lee Zeldin of Shirley joined a majority of his fellow House Republicans in a failed bid to reject Arizona’s and Pennsylvania’s electoral ballots for President-elect Joe Biden on Wednesday, January 6. After rioters were removed from the Capitol Building and Congress’s work could resume, Mr. Zeldin made the case for his objections in a floor speech that was at times counter-factual and often lacking in context.

UPDATE: Zeldin Defends Objections In Wake Of Rioting; Predecessor Calls Stance ‘Perpetuation Of A...

Mr. Zeldin and two of New York’s six other Republican representatives were among the 121 members of the House, all Republicans, who voted to object to the acceptance of the Electoral College votes in favor of seating President-elect Joseph Biden.

Zeldin Still Not Acknowledging Biden Victory, Defends Trump Attacks On Election

U.S. Representative Lee Zeldin defended President Donald Trump’s attacks on the American electoral system this week while also joining with the president in refusing to recognize Joe Biden as the president-elect.

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