Roanne Mann

Congressman Ackerman To Not Run For Re-Election
News Jay Lane 3/15/2012 at 9:17PM

Representative Gary L. Ackerman, a longtime member of Congress from Queens and Long Island, announced on Thursday that he would not seek re-election, an unexpected development that brings an end to a colorful political career. Mr. Ackerman, 69, arrived at his decision even though it was quite likely that his district would be spared under the Congressional redistricting process, which [...]