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Dem chief wants Beedenbender for Brookhaven highway post
On election night, Richard Schaffer, Suffolk Democratic chairman, said that Brian Beedenbender was his first choice to run in a special election for Brookhaven highway superintendent even though he just lost the contest for town supervisor.
However, later the same night, Beedenbender said he had no interest in seeking the town highway post. A special election is needed because the current...