Some closing reflections on the 2016 GOP Convention: Despite media reports the party is overwhelmingly united behind Donald Trump. Mike Pence is an outstanding addition to the ticket. The Trump campaign will make real inroads among Democrats and independents. The Cleveland Police did a magnificent job protecting everyone and letting us get around the city without interference from demonstrators. Ted Cruz demonstrated to the nation that he is a self-centered fraud. The delegations from Nassau and Suffolk -- led by Joe Mondello and John LaValle -- were large and enthusiastic. New York is definitely in play in 2016 and Long Island will be at the center of the Trump-Pence effort in New York. Let's get started now!