MINEOLA - Bruce Blakeman has declared victory in the 4th Congressional District Republican primary.

Blakeman declared victory over Frank Scaturro in the race to run for Rep. Carolyn McCarthy's congressional seat.

Blakeman is a former presiding officer in the Nassau Legislature.

Kathleen Rice declared victory in the 4th Congressional District Democratic primary. Lee Zeldin and Gregory Meeks won their primaries.