Joseph Cairo elected chairman of Nassau Republicans : Cairo's election Thursday night came as county Republicans also nominated candidates for federal, state and county offices.
Nassau Republicans selected Joseph Cairo as their new county chairman Thursday night as Joseph Mondello prepared to step down before Senate confirmation hearings on his appointment as U.S. ambassador to Trinidad and Tobago.
Cairo, 72, of North Valley Stream, is the party's first vice chairman and serves as president of Nassau Regional Off-Track Betting Corp. He also is executive GOP leader in North Valley Stream and chairman of the North Hempstead Republicans.
Mondello, 80, of Oyster...