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Dan Malloy shakes hands with supporters - Hartford, CT - Nov 3, 2010 - AP Photo/Jessica Hill and Tom Foley greets supporters - Greenwich, CT - Nov 3, 2010 - AP Photo/Fred Beckham

AP Recalls Nod For Malloy In Conn. Gov Race

Connecticut’s race for governor was finally over Wednesday night. Or was it? Democrat Dan Malloy has been declared the winner, but Republican Tom Foley is refusing to concede.

11/03/2010

New York Governor-Elect Andrew Cuomo delivers his victory speech at the Sheraton New York - New York, NY - Nov 2, 2010 - Photo: Michael Nagle/Getty Images

What’s Next For Gov.-Elect Andrew Cuomo?

Cuomo will get the chance to clean up Albany, following his resounding victory over Tea Party upstart Carl Paladino, who lost by a margin of almost two to one.

11/03/2010

A man votes at a public school - New York, NY - Nov 2, 2010 - Photo: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images

Ballot Issues, Privacy Concerns Hamper NYC Polling Places

Election Day is a true test, in a highly-anticipated midterm election, of how efficiently voters are actually able to use a pencil on paper ballots in combination with new electronic scanners. The results were mixed.

11/02/2010

AP Photos

Cuomo Or Paladino: NYers Vote For New Governor

The long, often nasty campaign to pick New York’s next governor in a time of fiscal and ethical crises ends Tuesday.

11/02/2010

Polling Machines (credit: CBS 2)

Elections Official Discusses Polling Problems, Solutions

New York City’s Board of Elections said it fixed the many problems that plagued the primaries back in September. J.C. Polanco, one of the Board’s 10 commissioners, is here to explain how.

11/02/2010

Paladino (L), Cuomo (R) (Photo/Getty Images)

Cuomo, Paladino Make Final Push Ahead Of Election

Cuomo addressed a crowd at LaGuardia Community College Monday. Meanwhile, Paladino remained confident despite poll numbers when speaking to reporters in Batavia.

11/01/2010

Sen. Chuck Schumer and Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand - File / Photos: Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images, Jason Kempin/Getty Images for Saks Fifth Avenue

Races Look Safer For Local Democrats

Democrats were calling out the big guns, doing everything they could to avoid a political pummeling.

11/01/2010

Cuomo (L) , Paladino (R) (Photo/Getty Images)

Paladino, Cuomo Downplay Polls This Election

Paladino said the polls have it wrong, just as they did when they predicted he would lose to Rick Lazio in the Republican primary.

11/01/2010

Andrew Cuomo (credit: CBS 2)

Cuomo: No Plans To Release Tax Returns Before Election

The tax returns usually released by statewide officials on April 15 can improve transparency in government and show conflicts of interest.

11/01/2010

Cuomo (L) , Paladino (R) (Photo/Getty Images)

Cuomo, Paladino Dismiss Polls Showing Big Lead

Despite his large lead in the polls, Cuomo said he wasn’t taking things for granted. For his part, Paladino also shrugged off the polls.

10/31/2010

Conn. Governor Hopefuls Say Urban Areas A Priority

STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) – Candidates for Connecticut governor say renewing the state’s commitment to its urban areas will be a top priority over the next four years. Democrat Dan Malloy, Republican Tom Foley and independent […]

10/29/2010

Carl Paladino is seen at American Defense Systems, Inc. - Hicksville, NY - Oct 26, 2010 - AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek

Carl Paladino Brushes Off Poll Numbers On Long Island

At the Ronokonkoma LIRR station, the Republican and Tea Party candidate for governor was clearly irritated by any mention of poll numbers.

10/28/2010

Republican gubernatorial candidate Carl Paladino campaigns in Hicksville, NY - Oct 26, 2010 - Photo: Hiroko Masuike/Getty Images

Paladino Compares Islamic Center Design To WTC

With Election Day less than one week away, New York Republican (and Tea Party) gubernatorial nominee Carl Paladino has plenty to say.

10/27/2010

Andrew Cuomo, left, and Carl Paladino

N.Y. Gov. Candidates Say Transparency An Important Issue

Carl Paladino issued a rare bold strike at the closed-door negotiations between the governor and Senate and Assembly leaders that are at the heart of Albany’s dysfunction and power politics.

10/25/2010

Dan Malloy and Tom Foley - File / Photos: AP

Focus On Mental Health In CT Governor’s Race

The state of children’s mental health in Connecticut is the topic at a forum tonight for the candidates for governor.

10/22/2010

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