iOS app Android app

Attorney General Andrew Cuomo

AG RACE: Cuomo Goes After Donovan, Stumps For Schneiderman At Rally

The New York Observer | Meghan Keneally | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Andrew Cuomo and Eric Schneiderman have been campaigning side-by-side all day today, and at a rally in Albany, the soon-to be ex AG took a pot-shot at...

Cuomo One of 'Sexiest' Men Alive?

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Andrew Cuomo, New York's incoming governor, appears in a very different kind of power list this week: in People's 'Sexiest Man Alive' issue. The attor...

Cuomo Won't Allow Medical Marijuana | By Lore Croghan and Glenn Blain | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Democrat Andrew Cuomo is not a fan of medical marijuana. Heading into the final week of his campaign for governor, Cuomo told reporters on Sunday tha...

Andrew Cuomo -- the Next Purple Governor of New York?

Lanny Davis | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Lanny Davis

Andrew Cuomo can prove by his election and service as New York's governor that it is possible to be both pro-business and progressive, anti-big government while setting priorities that help the poor and the middle class.

Cuomo War Chest Hits $24 Million | By Glenn Blain in Ramapo, N.Y. And Kenneth Lovett in Albany | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Andrew Cuomo is the $24 million man. The Democratic gubernatorial candidate reported raising a whopping $9.2 million over the past six months, whil...

Kathleen Rice: Standing Out in New York

Sam Bennett | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sam Bennett

Never mess with a woman from the Big Apple. Residents of Long Island learned this firsthand in 2005, when Kathleen Rice stunned the political world a...

The Survival of New York Is at Stake

Andrew M. Cuomo | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Andrew M. Cuomo

Faced with the greatest economic downturn since the Great Depression, the New York State Government is functionally bankrupt. We must now work together to restore it to its past greatness.

Lazio: Cuomo Should Investigate Ground Zero Mosque

AP | BETH FOUHY | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Republican gubernatorial candidate Rick Lazio on Tuesday called on his Democratic rival, Andrew Cuomo, to investigate the development...

Paterson: Andrew Cuomo Would Have Beaten Me | By Kenneth Lovett | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

ALBANY - Gov. Paterson admitted Monday for the first time that he does not think he could have beaten Andrew Cuomo in a Democratic primary. In a reve...

Governor Race: Polls Favor Cuomo, GOP Divided

AP | BETH FOUHY | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — If the national political climate this year is supposed to favor Republicans, participants in the New York governor's race apparently...

Pave Paradise and Put Up a Parking Lot

Marta Hallowell | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Marta Hallowell

The City currently preserves 198 community gardens in the Parks Department's Green-Thumb program, but under new rules, it is not clear that these oases of green will continue to enjoy that protection.

Cuomo Accepts Millions From Special Interests He Assails | SERGE F. KOVALESKI and GRIFFIN PALMER | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

An analysis by The New York Times shows that of the estimated $7.1 million that the Cuomo campaign has received from political action committees, asso...

Pedro Espada's Excellent Adventure

Dan Collins | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Dan Collins

Takeout sushi is to Pedro Espada as shoes were to Imelda Marcos. Of all the outrages in a civil lawsuit against the Senate Majority Leader, the $20,000 bill from a sushi restaurant takes the cake. Make that the sashimi.

Cuomo: Senate Majority Leader Looted $14M, Dropped $20K On Sushi

AP | MICHAEL GORMLEY | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York


Cuomo For Governor: 62% Of Democrats Want Attorney General To Run For Governor | By Kenneth Lovett | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

A growing number of Democrats want Attorney General Andrew Cuomo to formally announce his election plans now - rather than continue to delay. A full ...

Charles Barron To Challenge Cuomo's Run For Lack Of Diversity

AP | BETH FOUHY | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — A black New York City councilman says there's not enough diversity on the state's Democratic ticket and he'll run for governor to pro...

Cuomo's Popularity Down To 59%, But Still Beats Lazio | By Glenn Blain | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Democrat Andrew Cuomo remains the most popular elected official in the state - but he's not as popular as he used to be. Cuomo's favorable rating has ...

At Puerto Rican Day Parade, Tradition And Familiar Faces | JACK HEALY | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Like thousands of other New Yorkers who regularly attend the National Puerto Rican Day Parade, members of this loose-knit clan of friends, relatives a...

Charlie King, Cuomo Ally, To Lead State Democrats | DAVID W. CHEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

On Tuesday, the party announced that Charlie King, a longtime friend and one-time opponent of Mr. Cuomo, had been chosen to be the new executive direc...

Andrew Cuomo, Sandra Lee Form Unusual Power Couple

AP | MICHAEL HILL | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — He battles Wall Street fat cats, wants to drain New York's political swamp and is the favorite to be the state's next governor. She m...

Curtis Sliwa Reprises Role As "King" Cuomo

The New York Observer | Michael Gonda | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Radio personality and community activist Curtis Sliwa crashed the Republican State Convention this morning, reprising his King Cuomo II character and ...

Kenneth Starr, Financial Fraudster, Contributed $79K To Andrew Cuomo In Past Decade | By Benjamin Lesser and Barbara Ross | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Flamboyant accountant Kenneth Starr spent the last decade stuffing dollars into politicians' pockets, including gubernatorial hopeful Andrew Cuomo's. ...

Andrew Cuomo Accepts New York Governor Nomination | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Even as Attorney General Andrew M. Cuomo was hailed as the Democratic Party's nominee for governor at a convention that was largely a coronation, ther...

Cuomo Might Face Sheldon Silver's Opposition As Governor | By Kenneth Lovett | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

It's no wonder Andrew Cuomo had few kind words for Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver on Sunday. Cuomo's reform agenda has him on a direct collision cou...

Cuomo Will Recuse Himself From Paterson Investigations

AP | MICHAEL GORMLEY | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

ALBANY, N.Y. — Amid concerns over a conflict of interest and just two days after a poll showed the public opposed his investigation into two sca...