OAN’s Brooke Mallory
6:09 PM – Thursday, December 7, 2023
In order to replace outgoing GOP Representative George Santos in the forthcoming special election, New York Democrats have nominated former Representative Tom Suozzi.
Leaders from Queens County and Nassau County came together on Thursday to cast their votes for Suozzi, who is most likely going to be the party’s choice. He had previously served as the competitive Long Island-based 3rd District representative before quitting Congress last year to pursue an abortive bid for governor.
“Tom Suozzi has a proven record of fighting for his constituents, fighting to safeguard our suburban way of life here on Long Island and Queens and always advocating for sensible solutions to the real challenges affecting everyday average Americans,” said Nassau County Democrat Party Chair Jay Jacobs and Representative Gregory Meeks, the Queens County Democrat chairman, in a joint statement.
The Republican running against Suozzi in the special election scheduled for February 13th that will decide who replaces Santos is still…
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