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The 4:30 meeting of the Long Island Caucus was cancelled. Suffolk Democratic leader Richard Schaffer was stuck in traffic, said a supporter of Nassau DA Kathleen Rice for attorney general, as the doors to the ballroom scheduled for the meeting were closed.

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State and Nassau Chairman Jay Jacobs was next door at an executive commitee meeting and couldn't help out.

No leaders, no meeting.