Entertainment Site Owners Welcome Federal Stimulus Help

Local entertainment venue owners Tuesday welcomed the passage of the federal stimulus bill and credited U.S. Rep. Tom Suozzi for his role in ensuring that aid to restaurants and live-entertainment was included.  Suozzi, D-Huntington, supported revisions to the Paycheck Protection Program to better support independent Read More …

Suozzi Urges End to Support for Pols Who Favor SALT Cap

U.S. Rep. Tom Suozzi, D-Huntington, Tuesday urged New Yorkers to stop financially supporting politicians who are opposed to deductions involving state and local taxes. “The SALT cap of 2017 was a gut-punch to New Yorkers, who already subsidize other states by paying more in taxes Read More …

Huntington Voters Went for Biden Over Trump

Huntington voters chose former Vice President Joe Biden over President Donald Trump by 11,000 votes, according to final numbers released this week. The final count put the race at 63,448 votes for Biden to 52,399 for Trump. Suffolk County gave Trump the edge, however, by Read More …

Michael Weinstock Takes on Suozzi in 3rd District

Michael Weinstock has a packed resume–he was a firefighter who served at Ground Zero, a sex-crimes prosecutor in New York City, and a volunteer who connected an elected official with the descendants of a Jewish Italian family that the assemblyman,had, as a child, helped protect Read More …

Suozzi, King Offer Bill to Restore SALT Deduction

U.S. Rep. Tom Suozzi, D-Huntington has introduced bipartisan legislation which would provide immediate tax relief for his constituents. The bill is co-sponsored by U.S. Rep.  Peter King, R-Long Island. The legislation would eliminate the marriage penalty by doubling the cap to $20,000 for joint filers Read More …

Pelosi Appoints Suozzi to Commission on China

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi recently appointed U.S. Rep. Tom Suozzi to the Congressional-Executive Commission on China. The commission was decided on May 8 and consists of members from both parties from the House and the Senate. It was created in 2000 with the Read More …

Democrats Cergol, Guthman, Gaughran Claim Victory

Update: Democrat Joan Cergol defeated Republican James Leonick Tuesday night to retain her seat on the Huntington Town Board. In addition, Suffolk Water Authority chairman James Gaughran claimed victory over State Sen. Carl Marcellino, helping shift power to the Democrats in Albany. And incumbent Town Read More …

Nov. 6 Countdown: Ballot Fight, Second Chance

Democratic State Assembly candidate Michael Marcantonio is vowing to continue to appeal a ruling that he is ineligible to run because he voted out of state while a student at Duke University Law School. A state appeals court this week upheld an earlier ruling that Read More …