District Attorney http://wshu.org en DA Spota defeats Perini in GOP primary http://wshu.org/post/da-spota-defeats-perini-gop-primary <p>In Suffolk County, District Attorney Tom Spota survived his first competitive election since he took office in 2001.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Winning 56-percent of the Republican primary vote, </span>Spota<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> beat former prosecutor Ray </span>Perini<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.&nbsp; </span>Spota's<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> win means he will again be the only candidate on the November ballot,</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;because of a cross endorsement deal between Suffolk's major political parties.</span></p><p> Wed, 11 Sep 2013 20:09:05 +0000 Charles Lane 4996 at http://wshu.org Suffolk County DA Spota challenged in Tuesday primary http://wshu.org/post/suffolk-county-da-spota-challenged-tuesday-primary <p>In Tuesday’s primary election, Suffolk County voters will be choosing candidates for November's general election. The most watched primary is for District Attorney where Tom Spota is being challenged for the first time since he won office in 2001.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 09 Sep 2013 22:28:06 +0000 Charles Lane 4875 at http://wshu.org Suffolk County DA Spota challenged in Tuesday primary