State Sen. Kenneth LaValle of Port Jefferson to not seek re-election

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A stalwart New York politician is calling it quits.

State Sen. Kenneth LaValle of Port Jefferson will not seek re-election.

LaValle was first elected to the Senate in 1976 and made education one of his top priorities.

LaValle plans to serve out the remainder of his term, which ends later this year.

 

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