Lee Zeldin beats George Demos for GOP nomination in 1st District
State Sen. Lee Zeldin defeated Stony Brook attorney George Demos for the Republican nomination in the 1st Congressional District primary election Tuesday night.
He will take on Rep. Tim Bishop (D Southampton) in November.
Zeldin is a major in the Army Reserve who served in Iraq. He had the endorsement of the Suffolk Republican Party, as well as the New York State Republican Party, entering...