Laura Gillen

Democrat for NY-US House, 4

Top issues: Economy and Taxes, Gun Violence, Reproductive Rights, Voting Rights, Healthcare

Former elected office: Town of Hempstead Supervisor

Profession: Professor at Hofstra University

Education: JD, New York University School of Law; BA, Political Science and Government, Georgetown University

Did you know? Laura Gillen was the first Democrat to be elected as Hempstead Town Supervisor in over 100 years.