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Skelos: GOP will win '35 or 36' seats
In forecasting the upcoming elections, the state Senate’s top Republican is not only predicting the GOP will hold on to the chamber, but will increase its advantage. Currently, the GOP holds a 33-29 edge over the Democrats.
Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos (R-Rockville Centre) said Republicans successfully will defend all the seats it now controls – including the seat being vacated by Sen....