Party Activist Looks for Upset by Gotham Gazette Staff, Nov 01, 2008 Twitter For more than three decades, Joseph Lentol has represented northern Brooklyn. He faces a challenge from Republican Teresa Puccio. Lentol is a former assistant district attorney for Kings County. Both his father and grandfather served in the state legislature. He is chair of the Committee on Codes. His challenger, Puccio, is a district leader for the county Republican Party. During the period covered by the32 Day Pre-General report, Lentol collected $28,300 in contributions for a total on-hand of $242,780. Itemized data for Puccio was not available. Â Tweet Editor's Choice Everything Dot NYC Council 2.0: Rules Reform Outlines Next Steps in Open Data Overdue & Over Budget, Capital Projects Roll On Comments Comment(s) The comments section is provided as a free service to our readers. Gotham Gazette's editors reserve the right to delete any comments. Some reasons why comments might get deleted: inappropriate or offensive content, off-topic remarks or spam.