Two more Democratic contenders have pulled the plug on running to succeed retiring Rep. Steve Israel.
Financier Todd Richman of Great Neck and Suffolk Legis. William Spencer (D-Centerport) informed party leaders they no longer wish to run.
That leaves Former Nassau County Executive Tom Suozzi, former North Hempstead Supervisor Jon Kaiman, Suffolk Legis. Steve Stern (D-Dix Hills), North Hempstead town board member Anna Kaplan and lobbyist Brad Gerstman as the remaining contenders.