Legislative candidates spell out platforms in Merrick

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Pugliese focused almost exclusively on taxes throughout the forum. During Curran’s tenure, the Baldwin Board of Education passed “a 25 percent tax increase in four years,” Pugliese said. “I can’t afford a tax increase like that. I don’t know about you. And if that’s what she’s going to do on the Baldwin School Board, I don’t know what she’s going to do on the Nassau County Legislature, but we need to keep our taxes down.”

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