23-year-old launches bid for Nassau legislature

Joshua Lafazan, who in 2012 at the age

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Joshua Lafazan, who in 2012 at the age of 18 became the youngest public office holder in New York State history when he was elected to the Syosset School Board in 2012, kicked off his campaign for the Nassau Legislature on Thursday, June 8, 2017. Lafazan, 23, of Oyster Bay, is running as a Democrat for the 18th District seat held by incumbent Legis. Donald MacKenzie (R-Oyster Bay), and received an endorsement from Legis. Kevan Abrahams (D-Freeport), the legislature's minority leader. (Credit: Howard Schnapp)

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