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2021 Elections

Suffolk County

Suffolk Legislature (1st LD)

Al Krupski

Al Krupski runs a small business, Krupski’s Pumpkin Farm, and serves on the Southold Town Board. In his 28 years of public service, Al has established a strong record of bipartisan leadership and was asked by his colleagues from different parties to serve as Deputy Supervisor. Now, Al is running for county legislator because he knows what it takes to help small businesses and protect our way of life. read more »

Suffolk Legislature (2nd LD)

Bridget Fleming

Bridget was first voted into public office when she was elected to the Southampton Town Board in a Special Election in March 2010 and won reelection in 2011 for a four-year term. On the Town Board, Bridget kept good jobs on the East End by sponsoring a law that requires utility companies to remove dangerous and unsightly utility poles. She worked to create and enhance economic opportunities throughout the town, promoting youth training in sustainable building trades and fresh produce retailing. She was a champion for landmark legislation to protect working farms, and real action on much-needed affordable housing development. In 2009, Bridget received Sustainable Long Island’s “Getting it Done Award” for her success in establishing a youth-run farmer’s market in a neighborhood that otherwise had no access to fresh produce. read more »

Suffolk Legislature (3rd LD)

Kate Browning

Kate served as a Suffolk County Legislator representing the 3rd district where she fought for Suffolk County’s working families. She successfully controlled spending and held the line on taxes, cracked down on illegal housing and made protecting our precious environment a focus. Before taking office, Kate worked as a school bus driver for the William Floyd School District in order to make ends meet and have the same hours as her children while they attended school. She and her husband, Steve, are the proud parents of Aoife, Sean, and Aodhan and their three grandchildren.  read more »

Suffolk Executive Branch

Suffolk County Sheriff

Errol Toulon, Jr. has 30 years of criminal-justice experience, heavily centered upon corrections intelligence and combating gang violence both inside and outside of correctional facilities. His criminal justice experience commenced with 22 years as a uniformed Member of Service with the New York City Correction Department, where he served as a supervisor and instructor at the Correction Academy, the Firearms and Tactics Unit, Emergency Service Unit and Office of Compliance Consultants. Errol then spent two years serving the constituents of Suffolk County as the Assistant Deputy County Executive for Public Safety under the administration of County Executive Steve Bellone, where he supervised eight public-safety departments, including the Suffolk County Police Department and the Department of Fire, Rescue, and Emergency services, as well as the Medical Examiner’s Office. read more »

Suffolk County District Attorney

Tim Sini is running for Suffolk County District Attorney to restore integrity to the office and make Suffolk County a safer place to live, work and raise a family. He currently serves as the Suffolk County Police Commissioner. Following a scandal that ended in the federal prosecution of the former Chief of Department, Tim was appointed to this position in January of 2016. Previously, he served as Suffolk’s Deputy County Executive for Public Safety. read more »

Southold

Southold Town Council

Greg Doroski was born and raised in Mattituck, where he and his wife Liz are raising their two young daughters. He graduated college with a degree in Philosophy, he helped build and manage a successful brewery business, and is currently the Innovations Director at Greenport Harbor Brewing. Greg serves as a Deacon at the First Presbyterian Church of Southold, the congregation his ancestors, the Youngs, helped found in 1642. In 2019, Greg ran for Supervisor of Southold Town and came within 117 votes (or 1.4%) of winning.  read more »

Southold Town Council

Brian Mealy is both humbled and excited to be nominated as a Democratic candidate for Southold Town Board. Mealy was twice elected to Mattituck Cutchogue school board and currently serves as a member of the ESBOCES board, the Suffolk County Sheriff Department Citizen’s Advisory, the Southold Rotary and the Southold Justice Review & Reform Task Force. A lifelong resident of Southold Town, Brian was also honored with the 2018 Helen Wright Prince award. A proud staff member at the Floyd Memorial Library in Greenport, Brian was featured on CBS 2 News The Dig for his library work. Brian’s civic experience and local advocacy make him an ideal candidate for office. read more »

Southold Highway Superintendent

Daniel Goodwin

Daniel Goodwin is a lifelong resident of Cutchogue where he currently lives with his wife Kristen and young son Hunter. After completing a Bachelors of Science in Mechanical Engineering, he returned home to work with a locally headquartered, leading environmental services company with a national footprint. Daniel has worked through the ranks in the company over the course of 10+ years, and has worked on a vast array of private and public sector projects in the renewable energy, industrial services, capital improvement and emergency response fields. In this work he has serviced a wide variety of customers, including but not limited to, private property owners, government and regulatory agencies, law enforcement, transportation companies, power generation plants and major utility companies in the tri-state area. He will bring that experience as well as his familiarity with budgeting, field operations and reporting to the Superintendent role. Dan strongly believes in public service and supporting the community he is proud to call home. read more »

Southold Town Trustee

Liz Gilooly

Liz is a small business owner, a sailboat captain and a homeowner in Greenport. She serves as a member of the Steering Committee for the Southold Justice Review & Reform Task Force and comes from a family who has always passionately given back to our community. Liz grew up spending her childhood on (or under) the water of the Bay. These formative childhood experiences led her to a a career sailing professionally all over the world. She has seen firsthand that healthy waterways are integral to vibrant ecosystems, and that clean water is vital to our social and economic wellbeing. She understands the need to weigh environmental initiatives with their potential economic impacts and will support policy that strikes a sensible balance. She believes that through advocating, innovating, and preserving, we can ensure a just future for all residents of Southold Town. Liz is honored to be running as an engaged listener who will bring enthusiasm and a fresh perspective to the Board. read more »

Southold Town Trustee

Elizabeth Peeples is an Oyster Farmer based in Southold Town with a background in Interior Design. As a child growing up in North Carolina, Virginia and Maryland, she gravitated towards building with Legos which evolved into a comprehensive career in the residential world of Interior Design and Architecture in New York City. During her time in the city surrounded by water, yet not in direct touch with nature, it became clear that something needed to change. Fast forward to 2018, Elizabeth and her wife Stefanie moved out to Southold to become Owners and Farmers of Little Ram Oyster Co. and raise their baby Finn. This life change offered the chance to pursue a career as a shellfish farmer with a direct impact on improving water quality and providing access to our important local food sources. While continuing to plant roots out on the North Fork, Elizabeth welcomes the opportunity to benefit her community and surrounding environment in a diverse number of ways. read more »

Southold Town Trustee

Eric Sepenoski

Eric Sepenoski is a fourth-generation farmer and a teacher. He was raised driving the tractors at Seps Farm and handling the workboats at Port of Egypt Marine. His commitment to stewarding Southold’s rich natural heritage is born from his experience growing up on the land and the water, scalloping and clamming on Hallocks Bay and exploring our extensive coastal forests and wetlands. Eric learned firsthand from the people who made their livelihoods here what it means to be of and for this place.  read more »

Southold Town Clerk

Candance Hall

Candace is a small business owner, licensed insurance broker/agent and native Greenporter, whose large extended family is deeply rooted in the community and service. As a former preschool teacher, Candace developed a passion for ensuring diverse representation for minority children across all positions of power. She is thrilled to bring her positive energy, administrative and management skills and her commitment to community to be a part of the changes she hopes to see in Southold and beyond. read more »

2022 Elections

Federal

US Senate

Charles Schumer

Throughout his career, Charles “Chuck” Schumer has fought to make government work for all Americans by cutting through red tape and finding common-sense solutions to challenges facing the middle- class. Chuck has become known for his tireless work to reduce crime, increase economic opportunity, and expand access to higher education, affordable health care and housing. read more »

NYS Executive Branch

Governor of New York State

Throughout his life, Andrew Cuomo has been a forceful voice for change in New York. His lifelong commitment to hard work, public service, and the people he serves has led to Andrew's recognition as a true innovator and a principled and determined leader. read more »

Lieutenant Governor of NY

Former Congresswoman Kathy Hochul enthusiastically accepted Governor Cuomo’s call to return to public service by running as his choice for Lt. Governor. She is currently traveling across New York, listening to the concerns of citizens, elected officials, small business owners and farmers. Once elected, Kathy plans to focus her attention on continuing the success of the Governor and work with the Regional Economic Development Councils to attract and retain business to create much-needed jobs, and address the skills gap to ensure our citizens, particularly in pockets of poverty, have access to the higher-paying jobs.  read more »

NYS Comptroller

On February 7, 2007, Thomas P. DiNapoli was sworn in as the 54th Comptroller of the State of New York. Since taking office, Tom has fought to protect taxpayers -- aggressively identifying government waste, holding public and private institutions accountable, and working to restore the public’s trust in the Comptroller’s office. read more »

NYS Attorney General

Tish James

Tish James is currently serving in her second term as the Public Advocate for the City of New York. She is the first woman of color to hold Citywide office in New York City. As Public Advocate, she serves as a watchdog over New York City government agencies, and an advocate and lawyer for the City’s most vulnerable and disenfranchised communities. As Public Advocate, Tish has transformed the office to be a real engine of reform and progress. Her office has handled over 32,000 constituent complaints and passed more legislation than all previous Public Advocates combined, including groundbreaking legislation that bans questions about salary history from the employment process to address the pervasive gender wage gap. read more »

2023 Elections

Southold

Southold Town Council

Sarah Nappa

Sarah Nappa is a small business owner, chef, and service/wine industry professional with a broad agricultural background and experience in educational development. Sarah is owner and farm operator of her home Farm and B&B in Southold with her husband, Anthony, and young sons, Leo and Enzo.  read more »

Southold Town Trustee

Nick Krupski

Incumbent Democrat Nick Krupski will be on the ballot once again running for Southold Town Trustee. Nick was born and raised on his family farm in Cutchogue where he still practices as a 5th generation farmer. He has a Bachelor’s degree in geology and environmental science and a Masters degree in biology and education from CW Post. His previous work experience includes habitat restoration (both coastal and underwater) as well as species rehabilitation (the peconic bay scallop) with Cornell Marine Program, sampling and treating subsurface waters county-wide with the Suffolk County Water Authority, and working as a dive consultant with Coastal Monitoring Associates studying contaminant influx at superfund and other highly polluted locations. He is completing his first term as a Southold Town Trustee, and recently welcomed his first child, Victoria in early February.  read more »

Southold Town Justice

Daniel Ross

Former Town Councilman and Mattituck attorney Dan Ross has been tapped for Town Justice. Dan has been in the private practice of law since 1982, having practiced law in Mattituck since 1985. He was elected to the Southold Town Board in November, 2003 and served a 4-year term as a Councilman. Dan has extensive municipal law experience having served as Village Attorney for the Villages of Greenport and Patchogue. While Dan has been active in various community organizations over the years, he currently serves as the President of the Board of Directors of San Simeon by the Sound Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation. Dan and his wife, Karen, are long-time residents of Mattituck where they raised their three daughters.  read more »

2024 Elections

Federal

President of the United States

Joseph R. Biden

"We are in a battle for the soul of America. It’s time to remember who we are. We’re Americans: tough and resilient. We choose hope over fear. Science over fiction. Truth over lies. And unity over division. We treat each other with dignity, we leave nobody behind, and we give hate no safe harbor. We are the United States of America. And together, there is not a single thing we cannot do." Joseph Robinette Biden, Jr. is born in Scranton, Pennsylvania, the son of Catherine Eugenia Finnegan Biden and Joseph Robinette Biden, Sr., and the first of four children. When Joe is 10, the Biden family moves to Claymont, Delaware, to look for better work. It becomes the state Joe calls home. Joe enrolls at the University of Delaware, where he double majors in history and political science. He goes on to Syracuse University, where he earns his law degree. At age 29, Joe becomes one of the youngest people ever elected to the United States Senate. Weeks later, tragedy strikes the Biden family when Neilia and Naomi are killed and Hunter and Beau are critically injured in an auto accident. read more »

Vice President of the United States

Kamala Harris

The first Black and Indian American woman to represent California in the United States Senate, Kamala Harris grew up believing in the promise of America and fighting to make sure that promise is fulfilled for all Americans. Kamala’s father immigrated to the U.S. from Jamaica to study economics and her mother immigrated from India. Kamala’s mother told her growing up “Don’t sit around and complain about things, do something,” which is what drives Kamala every single day. Kamala started fighting for working families in the Alameda County District Attorney’s Office, where she focused on prosecuting child sexual assault cases. From there, she became the first Black woman elected as San Francisco’s District Attorney. In this position, she started a program to provide first-time drug offenders second chances with the opportunity to earn a high school degree and find a job. read more »

US Senate

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand is a proud New York Democrat. She is running a grassroots campaign to fix our economy and improve life for the middle class and working families across New York. Kirsten remains committed to bringing her grassroots campaign to every New Yorker and working tirelessly on behalf of the Empire State. read more »