Politics

Representative Lee Zeldin’s campaign has announced endorsements from eight unions, bringing the congressman’s total number of union endorsements to 25.
Last month, Perry Gershon, the Democratic Party’s candidate to represent New York’s First Congressional District, told The Star that he was confident that the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, the party’s campaign arm for the House of...
The League of Women Voters of the Hamptons will mark National Voter Registration Day on Tuesday by distributing voter registration forms and absentee ballot applications in English and Spanish in South Fork communities. T
Not only did the Sept. 13 Democratic Party primary formalize East Hampton Town Councilman David Lys as the party's nominee in the Nov. 6 general election, registered Democrats also had a choice of candidates for the town's Democratic Committee,...
David Lys keeps his spot on the ballot with well over 60 percent of the vote in Thursday's Democratic primary for the East Hampton Town Board nomination, pushing back a challenge from David Gruber and his Reform Democrats.
Elections board cracks case of missing write-in vote.
Registered Democrats can vote in the Democratic Party primary election Thursday. Polls will be open from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m.
David Gruber and his East Hampton Reform Democrats have falsely accused David Lys, the East Hampton Democratic Committee's nominee, of lying about casting a write-in vote for his father in the 2016 presidential election.
They were both Democratic hopefuls, after all, and the criticisms and ­policy differences were articulated gently when East Hampton Town Councilman David Lys and David Gruber, a former chairman of the town’s Democratic Committee who is challenging...
A State Supreme Court judge agreed with the East Hampton Town Republican Committee when she ruled on Friday that many of the signatures supporting David Gruber's candidacy on the Independence Party line were "replete with fraudulent dates and forged...
Jay Schneiderman, the current Southampton Town supervisor, will kick off his campaign for Suffolk County comptroller with a cocktail party on Wednesday at the Southampton Social Club on Elm Street in Southampton Village.
The East Hampton Independence Party is under fire for accusations that petitions it filed with the Suffolk County Board of Elections nominating David Gruber as its candidate for town councilman are fraudulent, containing eight forged signatures and...
Perry Gershon of East Hampton is the apparent winner in New York's First Congressional District primary election and will be the Democratic Party's nominee to challenge Representative Lee Zeldin in the midterm election on Nov. 6.