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Rick Lazio Governor

FINALLY! Rick Lazio Drops Out Of Governor's Race

AP | MICHAEL GORMLEY | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — The unpredictable race for governor in New York got wilder Monday after Conservative Party candidate Rick Lazio withdrew, boosting th...

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...

The Coronation of Andrew Cuomo

Dan Collins | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Dan Collins

The Daily News has already endorsed Andrew Cuomo for governor. The idea of declaring the election over before it starts is very appealing. But Cuomo does need an opponent to smoke him out on important issues.

Lazio Gets GOP Nod

AP | MICHAEL GORMLEY | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Former U.S. Rep. Rick Lazio survived a slow campaign start and a challenge from a Democrat backed by the state Republican chairman to...

Say Yes to a Mosque at Ground Zero

Kelly Caldwell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Kelly Caldwell

Sarah Palin heated up a local zoning debate over the weekend with one tweet. She was writing about a plan to build a mosque in lower Manhattan, a few blocks from Ground Zero.

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...

Carl Paladino, Ed Cox Confrontation At GOP Candidate Screening

Capitol Confidential | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Gubernatorial hopeful Carl Paladino got into a heated confrontation with Republican State Chairman Ed Cox during a candidate screening Saturday in Roc...

Cuomo's Popularity Down To 59%, But Still Beats Lazio

nydailynews.com | 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 ...

Rick Lazio, A Creature Of Wall Street

Village Voice | Wayne Barrett | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

A decade ago, Rick Lazio lost to Hillary Clinton in the nation's most expensive and most watched Senate race ever, and then promptly disappeared. App...

GOP Sticks With Rick for Governor

Dan Collins | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Dan Collins

Rick Lazio seems like a pleasant and apparently rather well-adjusted guy. For that very reason, you have to wonder what he's doing in New York politics.

What Levy vs. Lazio Has to Do With Beating a Cuomo

John R. Bohrer | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
John R. Bohrer

Steve Levy is picking up some support from New York and national Republicans, though bet on Rick Lazio to be the GOP nominee for NY governor, for no other reason than that we've seen this movie before -- in 1994.

Calls For Ed Cox To Resign

nypost.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The head of the upstate Essex County GOP is calling on state GOP chairman Ed Cox to resign, accusing him of "dividing" the party with his recruitment ...

Rick Lazio's Governor Run Complicated By Challenger Steve Levy

New York Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The campaign for the Republican nomination for governor was blown wide open on Thursday as the party's presumptive frontrunner, Rick A. Lazio, lost ke...

Rick Lazio Announces His Announcement To Run For Governor In Times Square

New York Times | Sewell Chan | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Long gone are the days when politicians simply got up and announced they were running for office. Hillary Rodham Clinton used e-mail to announce her p...

Rick Lazio Governor Run In New York Planned, AP Says

AP | RIK STEVENS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ALBANY, N.Y. — Republican Rick Lazio, who ran unsuccessfully for the U.S. Senate against Hillary Rodham Clinton in 2000, is planning to run for ...