Sen. Lee Zeldin

Despite Being Under Indictment, Rep. Grimm Wins ReelectionClosely watched U.S. House races in New York include a spirited challenge to embattled Staten Island U.S. Rep. Michael Grimm, a Hudson Valley rematch and two first-time candidates battling for an open seat stretching across the state's northern reaches.
New York Senator Takes Aim At Gas Cash-Credit Price GapMany gas stations charge a little more for credit card purchases, but some stations on Long Island have a differential of up to $2 a gallon.
Gas Price Gap Between Credit And Cash Up To $2 A Gallon At Some L.I. Stations At one Gulf station in Medford, gas is going for $3.99 a gallon with cash but $5.99 a gallon with credit.
Long Island Officials Lobby To Eliminate MTA Payroll TaxTwo Long Island senators and other elected officials are backing a bill to repeal the MTA payroll tax for Nassau and Suffolk counties, towns and villages.