The race for Nassau County executive is getting national attention. The county’s nearly 1.5 million residents have been known to set voting trends.
Former two-term Nassau County Executive Thomas Suozzi won the Democratic primary to get his old job back.
Questions were raised Thursday about whether Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s convention center proposal for New York City makes economic sense and whether the state followed proper procedures in selecting a developer.
It’s an issue that inflames sensitivities — and that’s exactly what’s happening in Nassau County. A proposal to make sweeping changes to district boundaries has virtually everyone upset.