Power & Politics: Breaking down the GOP Election Day gains on Long Island
In a matter of weeks, Republicans in Suffolk will take control of the Suffolk County Legislature for the first time since 2005. And for the first time in two decades, a Republican - Ray Tierney - will become the new district attorney.
News 12 speaks to Leg. Kevin McCaffrey about what those changes mean.
Also, the Republican majority has now expanded in the Nassau Legislature. Republican Bruce Blakeman is getting ready to become the next county executive. What does this power shift in Mineola mean for Democrats in the Legislature's minority and their constituents?
News 12 speaks with Legislator Arnie Drucker, of Plainview, fresh off his reelection.