Newsday reports that Nassau District Attorney Kathleen Rice will run for Congress in an effort to fill Rep. Carolyn McCarthy's seat in Nassau's Fourth District. Her announcement comes on the same day fellow Democrat Kevan Abrahams (D – Hempstead), the legislature's minority leader, said he’s going to explore a run. (January 30, 2014 7:26 AM)
Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice has announced that she is seeking a seat in Congress.
Rice, who just started her second term, says she will run to replace the nine-term incumbent Carolyn McCarthy in Nassau's Fourth District.
An exclusive Newsday photo shows Rice and McCarthy together making the announcement at a Westbury diner.
As News 12 has reported, McCarthy...
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