Wendy Long romps to win GOP Senate nomination

U.S. Senate candidate Wendy Long while campaigning in

U.S. Senate candidate Wendy Long while campaigning in Garden City, Long Island. (June 25, 2012) (Credit: Barry Sloan)

Manhattan lawyer Wendy Long earned her party's nomination to oppose incumbent Democrat Kirsten Gillibrand for her U.S. Senate seat, while incumbent Congressman Eliot Engel easily fended off a challenge from challenger Aniello Grimaldi on Tuesday night.

Long convincingly defeated fellow Republicans Bob Turner, a House member representing Brooklyn and Queens, and Nassau County Comptroller George...

Content Preview This content is exclusive for Newsday digital access and home delivery subscribers and Optimum Online customers.

Already
registered?
Log in
Already a
subscriber/customer?
Register
Get Newsday
digital access
Subscribe

advertisement | advertise on newsday

advertisement | advertise on newsday