Presidential race is X-factor in Brookhaven
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With Mark Lesko's impending exit, Brookhaven's top elected job is up for grabs, but the last-minute supervisor race will include a huge wild card -- a presidential voter turnout, more than twice what town elections normally draw.
When Lesko ran last year for town supervisor, the turnout townwide was 24 percent, or 70,293 of the town's 280,000 eligible voters. In the last presidential contest...