Tom Suozzi seeks minority votes to win Nassau County executive seat

Nassau Democrats are hoping Tom Suozzi can beat incumbent Ed Mangano after losing the county executive seat four years ago by less than 400 votes.

Nassau Democrats are hoping Tom Suozzi can beat incumbent Ed Mangano after losing the county executive seat four years ago by less than 400 votes.

Nassau Democrats are hoping Tom Suozzi can beat incumbent Ed Mangano after losing the county executive seat four years ago by less than 400 votes. (11/5/13)

WESTBURY - Nassau Democrats are hoping Tom Suozzi can beat incumbent Ed Mangano after losing the county executive seat four years ago by less than 400 votes.

Political analysts and Suozzi himself agree that the key to winning tonight's election could be Nassau's minority community.

According to the latest federal census, black, Latino and Asian voters now make up about 30 percent of all registered voters in Nassau.

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