Rally and public speaking at Suffolk County Legislature: Marcelo Lucero and Immigration Issues

KW: Today, Tuesay, December 2nd, I attended a morning vigil and rally to honor the life of Marcelo Lucero and to discuss ways that the government could have done and could do things better in regards to tolerance in Suffolk County. After the rally, many immigration activists spoke in the public portion, with various tributes […]

One Party System: Reps and Dems fail to run against each other

(excerpt from) Ballot Access News Republicans, Democrats Fail to Run Against Each Other in 39.5% of State Legislative Elections This November October 24th, 2008 One of the scandals of elections in the United States is that the Democratic and Republican Parties field so few nominees for state legislative posts…(rest of story at BAN here.)

DuWayne Gregory wins for Suffolk County Legis., 15th District

We did not do much in this race. It is too difficult for Greens to get on the ballot, no less in special elections, where things are set up great for the major parties to win. Still, it is political news in Long Island. Thanks to www.631politics.com for reminding me that it was election day. […]