January 22, 2019

Monique Hardial to make Democratic primary bid against Carrié Solages


Democrat Monique Hardial, a lawyer from Elmont who also serves on the Elmont Library board, said she would mount a primary challenge to Nassau County Legis. Carrié Solages.

Solages, also an Elmont Democrat, has represented the district since 2012.

Solages recently rejoined the Democrats' caucus after being stripped of legislative committee assignments and expelled from meetings following his arrest in June 2017 on domestic violence-related charges. The case was resolved in September, when he admitted to reduced charges of disorderly conduct.


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January 22, 2019

Elmont resident plans primary run against Carrie Solages

Elmont attorney Monique Hardial announced on Jan. 21 that she is planning to run against Nassau County Legislator Carrie Solages for the Democratic ticket in this year’s primary race. Hardial, 37, who made her speech at the steps of the state Supreme Court in Mineola, said that she understood the needs of the people from Elmont, Inwood, South Floral Park and Valley Stream.

“They want change,” Hardial said. “They want someone who represents their values, the values we believe in here in these communities.”


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