5th District

Congressmember Gary Ackerman won’t run for re-election
Congressmember Gary Ackerman won’t run for re-election
News Michael Pantelidis 3/16/2012 at 12:15PM

Following 15 terms in the House of Representatives, Congressmember Gary Ackerman has announced he will not run for re-election – providing an unanticipated conclusion to a 34-year political career. Ackerman decided not to seek a 16th term despite the likelihood that his seat would be spared under the Congressional redistricting process. His announcement has reportedly [...]