Campaign 2022: Prospecting Democrats; Republicans Host Fundraisers – Huntington Now
Huntington Democrats rallied on Sunday before heading out to knock on doors and solicit votes for the Nov. 8 election.
Congressional candidate Bridget Fleming, State Senator Jim Gaughran, State Assemblyman Steve Stern and candidates Susan Berland, who is running for State Senate, and Cooper Macco, at the ‘State Assembly, showed up to encourage supporters. Fleming is running against Republican Nick LaLota in the new First Congressional District.
Suffolk PBA endorses Fleming
The Suffolk Police Benevolent Association has endorsed Bridget Fleming for Congress in the 1st District, one of the few Democrat endorsements.
The PBA has endorsed Lee Zeldin for Governor, State Senator Mario Mattera, County Comptroller John Kennedy, George Santos for Congress in the 3rd District, Kevin Surdi for State Assembly and D other members of the Republican Party.
They backed Democratic State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli and State Deputy Judy Griffin, who represents Nassau County’s 21st District.
Fundraising for LaLota
Republicans are hosting a “send a fighter to Washington” party for Nick LaLota, candidate for the 1st Congressional District. The event is scheduled for October 11 at Skipper’s in Northport, from 6-8 p.m.
October 19 Autumn Ball
Lawmaker Manny Esteban is hosting a fall ball Oct. 19 to honor first responders. The ball is scheduled from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Moose Lodge in Greenlawn.