Thomas Spota 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