Democrat Lisanne Altmann is not running for re-election so Harry A Demell who ran in 2005 is gunning for that open seat. Altmann won 71-28 last time around. Demell is an immigration attorney from Great Neck
Back in 2005, Demell ran on eliminating the town governments in Nassau "He states that "the first area of waste is government spending in the form of township governments." Mr. Demell supports eliminating "town councils, and town leaders."
Demell also ran for congress in 1980 and the State Assembly a few years later.