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New York Gubernatorial Race

Inae Oh

No One Seems To Know Who's Challenging Andrew Cuomo Tomorrow | Inae Oh | Posted 09.08.2014 | Politics

Gov. Andrew Cuomo's key challenger in the New York state Democratic primary may have been on the campaign trail for weeks, but if a union rally for th...

Igor Bobic

Zephyr Teachout Tried To Say Hello To Andrew Cuomo. It Did Not Go Well. | Igor Bobic | Posted 09.08.2014 | Politics

New York Democratic gubernatorial candidate Zephyr Teachout spotted incumbent Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) at Saturday's Labor Day parade, put on a smile and...

Why I Oppose Fracking

Randy Credico | Posted 11.05.2014 | New York
Randy Credico

New York has a growing tourism industry based on scenic beauty, clean water, and unspoiled nature. Small family farms and ranches are making a comeback. Our new breweries and wineries are gaining worldwide recognition. They all depend on our clean pure water. Fracking would destroy all that.

Restoring Common Sense to the NY Governor's Race

Randy Credico | Posted 11.02.2014 | New York
Randy Credico

Proclaiming a crusade to "Clean up Albany" (sigh, again) has always been a colorful campaign gimmick. But it won't make life better for 90 percent of our citizens. As New York's next governor, I will personally take the lead in correcting the injustices and inadequacy of the state's economy.

Jason Linkins

Donald Trump's Next Pointless Attention-Getting Venture | Jason Linkins | Posted 01.30.2014 | Politics

This again? It's been a little while since reality TV personality Donald Trump has roiled the political media with teasing announcements of fake campa...

Jason Linkins

Carl Paladino Rants At Newspaper That Reported He 'Stiffed' Campaign Consultants | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

There are two major impediments to Paladino's electoral ambitions. First, he's screwed over a lot of the people who worked on his gubernatorial campaign. And second, his major accomplishment as a candidate has been to remind people that he's a huge, huge jerk.

WATCH: Carl Paladino WALKS OFF Live Interview

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Tea Party-backed GOP candidate for New York Governor Carl Paladino doesn't take guff from anybody. Just ask Kristin Carlson, a reporter for WCAX in no...

New York Needs 50,000 Green Votes

Alan Singer | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Alan Singer

The New York gubernatorial debate at Hofstra University turned into a seven-ring circus. One of my Hofstra students compared it to a SNL skit. However...

New York Needs to Reinvent and Not Destroy Its Environmental Agency

Steven Cohen | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Steven Cohen

New York's environmental agency is now consumed by chaos, which will breed mistrust and the type of bureaucratic hunkering down which can almost guarantee increased levels of regulatory rigidity.

NY-Gov: 63% Cuomo (D), 32% Paladino (R) (Angus Reid 10/7)

Huffington Post | Brad J Shannon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Angus Reid Public Opinion 10/5/10 - 10/7/10; 500 registered voters, 4.5% margin of error Mode: Online survey panel (ARPO PDF) New York 2010 Governor...

Ideology in Action

Stuart Connelly | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Stuart Connelly

Carl Paladino a pretty well-educated man to have his own definition of ideology. He believes his "ideology" trumps a little thing like freedom of religion.

What New York Needs Now in a Governor (And It's Not Me)

Alec Baldwin | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Alec Baldwin

For the record, I was never contacted directly by anyone with the Working Families Party about running for Governor of New York. But my passion for politics is as important to me as it's ever been. New York needs strong leadership.

Cuomo's Lieutenant: Leaving the City for the State

Harry Moroz | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Harry Moroz

Back when the Great Recession was just beginning, Rochester Mayor Bob Duffy, AG Cuomo's pick for lieutenant governor, expressed concern about the federal government's treatment of cities.

Andrew Cuomo Chooses Running Mate: Rochester Mayor Robert Duffy | DANNY HAKIM | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Attorney General Andrew M. Cuomo has picked Mayor Robert J. Duffy of Rochester to be his running mate, the Cuomo campaign announced Tuesday morning....

Paterson Has $620,000 For Primary Against Cuomo | Elizabeth Benjamin | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Gov. Paterson has a paltry $620,000 in available cash to spend on a primary - about 20 times less than his likely Democratic opponent, Attorney Genera...

Cuomo Endorses Thompson In Bronx Photo-Op

The New York Observer | Azi Paybarah | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Andrew Cuomo walked a few blocks on Third Avenue in the Bronx this afternoon with Bill Thompson, and endorsed him for mayor....

Andrew Cuomo: Candidate Recruits New Talent As Gubernatorial Race Nears | Jimmy Vielkind | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

In the past several weeks, several veterans of New York politics received calls from Andrew Cuomo's top operatives and were asked the same question: W...

Paterson May 'Reassess' Election Bid If Polls Stay Terrible | Kenneth Lovett | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

ALBANY - If his poll numbers stay in the tank, Gov. Paterson will "reassess" in early 2010 his decision to run for election, the Daily News has learne...

Giuliani, Bloomberg To Campaign Together | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani will campaign with his successor, Mayor Michael Bloomberg, this weekend in Brooklyn....

Gov. Paterson Hints At No 2010 Run For Sake Of Party

New York Daily News | Glenn Blain in Syracuse and Kenneth Lovett in Albany | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Embattled Gov. Paterson for the first time Wednesday opened the door to not running for election next year - while his wife attacked President Obama f...

Rahm Emanuel Meddling To Keep Paterson From Race

The Daily Beast | Lloyd Grove | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

President Barack Obama's amazingly awkward attempt to nudge damaged New York Gov. David Paterson out of the race to keep his job - as chronicled in la...

Rudy Giuliani Not Favored By Most New Yorkers

Politicker NY | Jimmy Vielkind | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

ALBANY--A new poll gives a less-than-ringing endorsement of Rudy Giuliani's hopes for a statewide race, showing that nearly half of voters surveyed do...

Obama: Paterson Should Quit New York Governor's Race

Huffington Post | David Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

President Obama has asked an increasingly embattled Gov. David Paterson to bow out of the 2010 governor's race. Two senior administration officials...

Richard Fife, Gov. Paterson's Selected Campaign Manager

New York Times | Nicholas Confessore | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Showing his intention to keep his job, Gov. David A. Paterson announced on Thursday that he had selected Richard Fife, a longtime New York political o...