Six prospective candidates met with Nassau Republican chairman Joseph Cairo, the party's Suffolk chairman, Jesse Garcia, and local party committee members.
Bellone makes pick for Suffolk campaign finance board
The Suffolk County executive named Adrian Fassett, president and CEO of the Economic Opportunity Council of Suffolk, Inc., to the county panel last month.
Barclay takes over as leader of NY Assembly Republicans
The upstate lawmaker will replace Brian Kolb, who resigned as minority leader after an arrest on a DWI charge.
New leaders take over Suffolk County Legislature
The Suffolk Legislature promoted Legis. Robert Calarco (D-Patchogue) to presiding officer and Kara Hahn (D-Setauket) to deputy.
Schnirman hires former aide to Riverhead supervisor
Nassau Comptroller Jack Schnirman has hired a former top aide to ex-Riverhead Supervisor Laura Jens-Smith.
Boyle won't run for Congress to replace Rep. King
But Assemb. Michael LiPetri announced his candidacy and Assemb. Andrew Garbarino says he's raised more than $200,000.
Curran hires former Gillen aide
Mike Fricchione will be the Nassau County executive's deputy communications director at a salary of $125,000 a year.
Third term Medicaid blues, redux
New York will begin the fiscal year with an estimated $6 billion budget deficit. Much of it is attributed to Medicaid spending.
Wyandanch, Hempstead school monitor bills up to Cuomo
Cuomo has until Dec. 31 to sign bills to install state monitors with extensive powers to oversee the Hempstead and Wyandanch school districts.
Suffolk Democrats pick leadership team
The Democrats, who will have a 10-8 majority in January, have picked Legis. Robert Calarco (D-Patchogue) to become presiding officer.
Islip's Weik says she'll challenge Sen. Monica Martinez
Republicans see the race as one in which they can regain ground in the Senate.