The East Meadow native maintains strong lead against Democratic challenger and Levittowner Kevin C. Brady.
Republican Tom McKevitt
was poised to defeat Democratic challenger Kevin C. Brady
in the 17th Assembly District race.
an East Meadow resident, captured 16,757 votes, with 71 percent of
precincts reporting as of 12:26 a.m. Wednesday. His opponent earned
He was first elected to the Assembly in a special election in
February 2006, to succeed Maureen O’Connell who became Nassau County
Clerk. He was re-elected in November 2006 and November 2008.
has been asked to deliver numerous lectures on land use and zoning
enforcement throughout the state. He is a member of the East Meadow
Kiwanis Club and the East Meadow Chamber of Commerce, as well as a
mentor to students at the Woodland Middle School and coach of the Holy
Trinity Diocesan High School Mock Trial Team. He is the recipient of the
George Estabrook Award for service as a distinguished alumnus of
The new 17th Assembly District includes East
Meadow, Levittown, Farmingdale, Plainedge, Bethpage, North Massapequa,
Uniondale and portions of North Bellmore and North Merrick.
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