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Steven Levy (D)


Steven Levy, born in Queen in 1959, graduated from State University of New York at Stony Brok and St. John's University law school. He served in the Suffolk County legislature from 1985 to 2000 and in the state legislature from 2001 to 2003. He was then elected Suffolk County executive and has held that post since 2004. In 2007, he was endorsed by five parties, including the Democrats and Republicans, and won with 96 percent of the vote. To the extent that he is known outside of Suffolk, it is largely for his tough stand on immigration, which many Hispanic groups have characterized as bigoted.

dropped out running for:

State Governor


Andrew Cuomo (D, WF, I) (won general election) · Howie Hawkins (G) (defeated in general election) · Warren Redlich (L) (defeated in general election) · Carl Paladino (R, C, Taxpayers) (declared) · Kristin Davis (R ) (defeated in general election) · Ralph Lorigo (C) (defeated in primary) · Jimmy McMillan (Rent is 2 Damn High) (defeated in general election) · Charles Barron (Freedom) (defeated in general election) ·