Ms. Kabot defeated Mr. Keith, 73-72, following a ruling by Board of Elections commissioners that six questioned ballots should be counted in her favor.
Ms. Kabot, a Republican from Quogue, will now have her name on the Conservative and Republican lines in the November election, despite attempts by the leadership of the Conservative Party to foil her. Her challenger, incumbent Town Supervisor Anna Throne-Holst, will have three party lines on the November ballot: the Independence, Democratic and Working Families. She is a registered Independence Party member.
“I’m honored to have the support of the rank-and-file... more