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LIPA: How your legislator voted

In the wee hours of Wednesday morning, the state Legislature approved Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo’s bill to overhaul the Long Island Power Authority. The Senate approved 63-0; the Assembly 103-34.

While Long Island senators unanimously supported the plan, the Assembly was split, with 13 of 21 Island members favoring it. Here is how the delegation voted:

Senate
Nassau
Charles Fuschillo Jr. (R-Merrick) …Y.
Kemp Hannon (R-Garden City) ….Y.
Carl Marcellino (R-Syosset) …Y.
Jack Martins (R-Mineola) …Y.
Dean Skelos (R-Rockville Centre) ..Y.

Suffolk
Phil Boyle (R-Bay Shore) …Y.
John Flanagan (R-East Northport) …Y.
Kenneth LaValle (R-Port Jefferson) …Y .
Lee Zeldin (R-Shirley)…Y.

Assembly
Nassau
Brian Curran (R-Lynbrook)…Y.
Earlene Hooper (D-Hempstead)…Y.
Charles Lavine (D-Glen Cove)…Y.
David McDonough (R-Merrick)…Y.
Thomas McKevitt (R-East Meadow)…Y.
Michael Montesano (R-Glen Head)…N.
Edward Ra (R-Franklin Square)…Y.
Joseph Saladino (R-Massapequa)…Y.
Michelle Schimel (D-Great Neck)…Y.
Michaelle Solages (D-Elmont)…N.
Harvey Weisenberg (D-Long Beach)..Y.

Suffolk
Steven Englebright (D-Setauket)…Y
Michael Fitzpatrick (R-St. James)…N.
Andrew Garbarino (R-Sayville)…N.
Alfred Graf (R-Holbrook)…N.
Edward Hennessey (D-Medford)…N.
Chad Lupinacci (R-Huntington Station)…Y.
Andrew Raia (R-Huntington)…N.
Philip Ramos (D-Brentwood)…Y.
Robert Sweeney (D-Lindenhurst)…Y.
Fred Thiele Jr. (I-Sag Harbor)…N.

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