Spin Cycle

News, views and commentary on Long Island, state and national politics.

The Suffolk GOP nominations are in, and as expected, the opponent for Rep. Tim Bishop in the 1st CD will be determined in a primary while Lee Zeldin will run in the widely-watched election against first-term Sen. Brian Foley (D-Blue Point) -- a contest that given current margins could have big impact on that house's party majority. Rick Brand has details here.