“It is extremely disturbing because there are families across Long Island, struggling under the weight of their mortgages in this economy, who are unable to have their debt forgiven the way Congressman Israel is apparently is doing,” said Chris Thompson, campaign manager for Israel’s Republican opponent, Stephen Labate.
NY-4 GOP congressional candidate Stephen Labate has called on his opponent, incumbent U.S. Congressman Steve Israel, to "stand up for" the United States Military while the Israel camp released an eblast today titled "Keeping You Safe."
An estimated $22 billion is lost annually to Medicaid Fraud across the Country, affecting local and federal Taxpayers.
A barbeque lunch was held this past Sunday, July 22, at 11 AM at Congressman Steve Israel’s campaign headquarters, 1163 Old Country Rd, Plainview NY 11803.
If there’s one thing we should be able to get bi-partisan consensus on, it’s that we need to promote economic growth and keep jobs in our community. That’s why, when news surfaced that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) was considering moving two air traffic control centers from Long Island to another part of the state […]
A meet and greet with Congressman Steve Israel! Come enjoy a BBQ, get to know Steve and his team, and sign up to volunteer!
On July 4, 2012, the Jewish Press reported GOP Candidate Stephen Labate’s latest salvo at his opponent Democrat U.S. Representative and DCCC chairman, Steve Israel. Labate is quoted in the Jewish Press as saying:: “Steve Israel was the only representative from New York State who was on that list of supporters. So it is significant […]
It’s no secret that times are tough for many Long Islanders. And while families across New York struggle to make ends meet, many former Members of Congress are earning millions as high-powered lobbyists – while, at the same time, earning a taxpayer-funded retirement pension. That is unacceptable especially as estimates show taxpayers pay roughly $25 […]
We’ve all heard about the News of the World voicemail hackings in Britain, where several celebrities had their privacy violated. The same technology that was used to target Sean Connery and Hugh Grant could just as easily be used to violate the privacy of Long Islanders. Think you’re safe? Check out this video [below] to […]
U.S. Congressional candidate Stephen Labate, who is running in the newly redrawn NY-3 against Steve Israel was this week’s featured guest “Friendly Fire” with Lynn Krogh & Vince Casale a segment of “The Right Hook” with host John Brodigan. The show also discussed Veepstakes.
By Rashed Mian | Long Island Press Great Britain’s phone hacking scandal last year put the art of breaking into an unwitting target’s cell phone in the forefront. Now, one Long Island congressman is warning that hacking is just as easy as a simple Google search of “spoofing telephone,” which brings up a list of […]
Labate Takes Aim at Affordable Care Act Congressional challenger discussed background, policy views with Glen Cove Republicans. By Michael Bruschini| Glen Cove Patch CONTINUE READING
Special Vietnam War Remembrance Marks Memorial Day
The congressional race in New York’s third district is heating up. In a recent campaign mailer, Congressman Steve Israel published the results of his Priorities Survey. (See here on LIPolitics.com) In a recent press release, Stephen Labate commented on the survey saying, “It is time for Steve Israel to start telling the truth about his […]
I look forward to this day all through winter and early spring each year. They say summer doesn’t start until June 20th, but I always think of Memorial Day weekend as the first summer holiday of the year. It’s a beautiful time of year to gather as a community to honor and celebrate the lives […]