Wednesday, April 24, 2019
6:00–7:30 p.m.


Charter Room (Room 210), Ruth S. Harley University Center

Republicans: How to Get More Engaged in State Government

This discussion is free and open to the public. Registration is required to attend.

About the Speakers

Michael LiPetri, J.D.
9th District Assemblyman in New York 

Michael LiPetri, J.D., was elected to the New York State Assembly in November 2018. His district is comprised of parts of both Nassau and Suffolk counties, including South Farmingdale, Massapequa, portions of Fire Island and the Great South Bay area, Massapequa Park, West Babylon, Babylon, West Islip, and Brightwaters. Earlier, he worked in the United States Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of New York. He holds a Juris Doctorate from Albany Law School of Union University and a bachelor’s degree from the State University of New York at Albany. 

Ed Ra, J.D.
New York State Assembly
Assistant Minority Leader Pro Tempore

Ed Ra, J.D., first elected to the New York State Assembly in November 2010, now serves as Assistant Minority Leader Pro Tempore and ranking member of the Codes Committee. He also serves on the Education, Health, and Ways and Means committees. A Long Island native, Ra has a J.D. from St. John‘s University School of Law and a Computer Science bachelor’s from Loyola College; he also has an LL.M. in Intellectual Property Law from Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law. Ra is admitted to practice law in New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania. 

"Republicans: How to Get More Engaged in State Government" Event Registration

This event is sponsored by the Adelphi Chapter, College Republican National Committee.

For further information, please contact:

Maggie Gray
Associate Professor, Political Science
p – 516.877.4589
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