LaLota Ranked High on Bipartisanship List

US Rep. Nick LaLota, R-Amityville, has been named one of the most bipartisan members of Congress by the Lugar Center and the McCourt School of Public Policy at Georgetown University. The  Bipartisan Index (BPI) rankings for 2023 measures the degree to which senators and representatives Read More …

Election 2024: 1st District Fighting; Upcoming Fundraisers

Campaigns run on money, and parties are out to raise what they can. Here are some of the upcoming fundraisers. Read More …

Election 2024: Huntington Democrats Back Avlon; Santos Drops Out

Huntington Democrats have endorsed John Avlon as their candidate to go up against US Rep. Nick LaLota in the 1st Congressional District. Huntington Town Democratic Committee Vice Chair Jill Kaufman said: “We’re backing John because he’s the best candidate to take this seat back and help Read More …

Campaign 2024: Choice Words, Endorsements

Nancy Goroff, Democratic candidate in the First Congressional District, was endorsed by EMILYs List, which works to elect Democratic pro-choice women. EMILYs List President Jessica Mackler said of Goroff: “Nancy Goroff is a champion for Long Islanders who has spent her life serving and bettering Read More …

LaLota Urges Release of Huntington Man Held in China

US Rep. Nick LaLota, R-Amityville, spoke on the floor of the House this week to urge the Biden Administration to bring Huntington’s Kai Li home from China, where he has been detained since 2016. “Since being sworn into office 14 months ago, I have called on Read More …

Hill, Candidate for 1st Congressional District, Suspends Campaign

Kyle Hill, a Democratic candidate for the First Congressional District, announced Wednesday that he is suspending his campaign. He was the second Democratic candidate to suspend his campaign in the 1st District in two days. On Tuesday, aftera  new redistricting map was released by the Read More …

How To: Verify Your Polling Place

Changes in congressional and Suffolk County legislative districts in recent months have left many voters confused. Several voters in Huntington expressed frustration and confusion after they thought they could vote in last week’s special election between Thomas Suozzi and Mazi Pilip in the Third Congressional Read More …

LaLota Testifies on LI Sound, Asharoken Seawall

U.S. Rep. Nick LaLota, R-Amityville, testified last week before a congressional committee on protecting Long Island Sound and improving the Asharoken seawall. The hearing involved reauthorizing the Long Island Sound Study, which was created  to address the ecological and environmental problems of the Sound. The Read More …

LaLota Opponent Raises $600,000

Nancy Goroff, a Democrat who is running against US Rep. Nick LaLota in the First Congressional District, reported Friday that she had raised more than $600,000 during the first quarter of her campaign. “I’m honored by the enthusiasm and strong showing of support for my Read More …