Biondi to pass on congressional bid

Assembly Minority Whip Peter Biondi is expected to announce early next week that he will not seek the Republican nomination

Assembly Minority Whip Peter Biondi is expected to announce early next week that he will not seek the Republican nomination for Congress in the seventh district. And State Senator Leonard Lance will formally enter the race next week; he had planned to announce this week, but postponed his event following the death of longtime State Senator Walter Kavanaugh.

Biondi to pass on congressional bid