Carolyn in the News
Best of Long Island: Long Islanders Voted Rep. Carolyn McCarthy Best Democrat on Long Island!
Most New York Democrats have it so easy – liberal constituencies, historically incumbent power – but on Long Island they’re often the underdog. The Best Democrat on Long Island is then, in a sense, the best Democrat in the state. Way to go, LI blue guys. You fight that good fight. We bring you this year’s winners for Best Democrat on Long Island.
1. Rep. Carolyn McCarthy
Carolyn McCarthy is a lifelong Mineola resident, currently serving her seventh term representing Long Island’s Fourth Congressional District. Elected in 1996, the Congresswoman has served Long Island for more than 12 years, has fought for Long Island’s children, schools, taken a stand against cyber-bullying and is one of the most vocal advocates in the nation for gun control.The recent shootings in Arizona have placed Rep. McCarthy’s gun control agenda back on the front burner and McCarthy herself in the limelight once again.
2. Rep. Steve Israel
3. Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice
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