Streaming Now
Watch the FiOS1 News exclusive with HBO as Jon Stewart raises funds for Autism
Associated PressJun 28, 2016, 10:51 pm

Suozzi wins Dem primary to succeed Rep. Israel

Suozzi will face Republican Jack Martins in what could be a competitive general election campaign

Share
Embed code of this video:

Former Nassau County executive Thomas Suozzi has won a five-way Democratic primary race in retiring Rep. Steve Israel's Long Island district.

With the win Tuesday night, Suozzi will face Republican Jack Martins in what could be a competitive general election campaign.

Suozzi was defeated for re-election to his county post in 2009. He also ran unsuccessfully for the Democratic line in the 2006 governor's race, losing to Eliot Spitzer.

Also running Tuesday were Jon Kaiman, Steve Stern, Anna Kaplan and Jonathan Clarke.

What's On Now & Next

Traffic

Meadowbrook Pkwy S

NORTHERN STATE PKWY - SOUTHERN STATE PKWY
South
North
5 min (Avg 64 MPH)
5 min (Avg 63 MPH)

Southern State Pkwy W

CROSS ISLAND PKWY - WANTAGH STATE PKWY
West
East
12 min (Avg 56 MPH)
13 min (Avg 55 MPH)

Northern State Pkwy W

GRAND CENTRAL PKWY - SUNNYSIDE BLVD
West
East
15 min (Avg 62 MPH)
15 min (Avg 60 MPH)

Long Island Expy E

NY-110 - EXIT 71
East
West
33 min (Avg 68 MPH)
36 min (Avg 63 MPH)

Long Island Expy W

CROSS ISLAND PKWY - NY-135
West
East
15 min (Avg 59 MPH)
14 min (Avg 61 MPH)
More Traffic »

Weather

Oyster Bay, New York
Overcast
58°F