Youngest Syosset school board member challenges matter at meeting

Syosset's new and youngest school board member is already going head-to-head with the board president.Joshua Lafazan, 18, argued last night with board president Michael Cohen

SYOSSET - Syosset's new and youngest school board member is already going head-to-head with the board president.

Joshua Lafazan, 18, argued last night with board president Michael Cohen over a procedural matter.

Newsday says Cohen complained he would rather quit than be made a mockery at a meeting.

Lafazan wanted the board to discuss using email instead of more expensive paper mailings. However, the Syosset board voted against discussing his proposal.

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