election results

Israel takes 3rd Congressional District
Israel takes 3rd Congressional District
News Melissa Chan 11/07/2012 at 1:57AM

A Long Island-based representative has won both re-election and slices of Queens territory. Democratic Congressmember Steve Israel claimed victory over his three challengers in the newly-redrawn 3rd Congressional District with 58 percent of the votes, according to unofficial results. The 53-year-old from Dix Hills boasted 87,799 votes, while his main contender, Republican Stephen Labate raked [...]