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Election 2020

Biden Comes Out for Goroff, Zeldin Gains Endorsement

Former Vice President Joe Biden, the Democratic Party's nominee for president, has announced his support for Nancy Goroff, the Democrats' candidate in New York's First Congressional District.

Sep 17, 2020
Legislators Seek Return of Shelter Island Early Vote Site

Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele Jr., State Senator Kenneth P. LaValle, and Assemblyman Anthony Palumbo have introduced legislation in response to the removal of the early voting polling location in the Town of Shelter Island.

Sep 4, 2020
An East Hampton Award for Rep. Peter King

The East Hampton Town Republican Committee and Representative Lee Zeldin will honor Representative Peter King in Wainscott on Sept. 13.

Sep 4, 2020
Voting Options as November Election Nears

In Suffolk County, eligible voters have three options for voting: absentee ballot, in person during early voting from Oct. 24 to Nov. 1, and at their polling places on Nov. 3.

Sep 4, 2020
Congressman Zeldin Speaks at Republican Convention

Representative Lee Zeldin of New York’s First Congressional District was a speaker at last week’s Republican National Convention, during which he described President Trump’s efforts for New York State during the coronavirus pandemic as “phenomenal.”

Sep 3, 2020
Goroff Leads Zeldin in Democratic Committee's Poll

The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee released a poll conducted last month that had Nancy Goroff leading Representative Lee Zeldin, 48 percent to 46 percent, in the race to represent New York's First Congressional District. 

Sep 4, 2020
N.Y.S. Comptroller Endorses Ahearn in Senate Race

New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli has endorsed Laura Ahearn, the Democratic nominee for the First State Senate District.

Sep 4, 2020
Options for Voting in Person and by Mail

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo issued an executive order intended to bolster the right to vote on Monday, as anxiety mounts amid congressional scrutiny of the United States Postal Service and President Trump's repeated assertions that voting by mail will result in electoral fraud.

Aug 27, 2020
Zeldin to Speak at Republican Convention

Representative Lee Zeldin of New York’s First Congressional District will be a featured speaker at the Republican National Convention on Wednesday night, delivering his speech from Long Island.

Aug 25, 2020
Rally at Hook Mill to Protest Postal Changes

Around 70 people rallied to draw attention to the United States postmaster general and the Trump administration on Saturday morning in East Hampton Village, demanding Louis DeJoy’s dismissal, the return of mailboxes and mail sorting equipment that were removed, and the universal right to cast ballots by mail.  

Aug 22, 2020
Nancy Goroff Makes Her Case Against Zeldin

Last week, the Cook Political Report announced that its rating of New York's First Congressional District — where Nancy Goroff, the Democratic Party nominee, is challenging Representative Lee Zeldin — had moved its rating for the district from "likely Republican" to "lean Republican." 

Aug 20, 2020
Younger Poll Workers Sought as Typical Helpers Are Vulnerable to Virus

Poll workers are needed more than ever before as the threat of the pandemic looms over older populations afraid to work on Election Day because they may be at increased risk for Covid-19.

Aug 20, 2020