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Singas for Nassau DA

New York Daily News

The voters of Nassau County have the opportunity to install a top-flight career prosecutor to lead one of New York’s largest district attorney offices.

Madeline Singas fits the bill perfectly, and she gets the Daily News’ enthusiastic endorsement.

Singas has a distinguished 24-year record as a lawyer and law enforcement professional.

Prosecuting all manner of offenders, she rose through the ranks of the Queens DA’s office before being recruited in 2006 to lead a newly created Special Victims Bureau in Nassau.

Her victories included a rare first-degree murder...| read more

Murray, Singas go at it in Nassau DA debate


The candidates for Nassau district attorney attacked each other sharply in a televised debate Wednesday night, with Democrat Madeline Singas calling Republican Kate Murray "utterly unprepared" for the job, and Murray saying Singas had "no management or executive experience, and it shows."

Singas, the acting district attorney, and Murray, the Hempstead Town supervisor, used the live 30-minute debate on News 12 Long Island to offer campaign platforms they've tested at numerous events and in frequent television commercials and mailers.

Singas frequently raised Murray's lack of...| read more

Say what, Kate? Nassau County needs a real district attorney

New York Daily News

To stop inexperienced, ill-informed lawyers from blowing cases, the Republican candidate for Nassau County district attorney pledges that new prosecutors will get 30 days of training.

If she’s elected, Kate Murray should register as remedial education student No. 1.

Murray is utterly unprepared to serve as Nassau DA. She cannot knowledgeably discuss basics of New York penal laws and is clueless about pressing issues surrounding criminal justice.

After serving as presiding supervisor of Long Island’s Town of Hempstead for 13 years, Murray was tapped for district...| read more

Kathleen Rice endorses Singas for Nassau district attorney


Rep. Kathleen Rice on Monday endorsed Democrat Madeline Singas in the race for Nassau district attorney against Republican Kate Murray, describing her former top aide as a "tough experienced prosecutor."

Rice (D-Garden City), who served as Nassau district attorney for nine years before her election to Congress last year, joined two local anti-drunken driving activists at a news conference at Eisenhower Park to announce her endorsement of Singas. Singas served as Rice's chief assistant in the district attorney's office and became acting district attorney in January when Rice became a...| read more