Gubernatorial Candidate

Astorino Takes Heat For 'Mafia' Comment About Cuomo AdministrationWestchester County Executive and Republican gubernatorial candidate Rob Astorino was taken to task Monday for a quote that seemed to compare Gov. Andrew Cuomo to a “mafia boss.”
Christie On Astorino: I Don't 'Invest In Lost Causes'New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said Monday he does not plan to campaign for Republican New York gubernatorial candidate Rob Astorino because he does not campaign for candidates he doesn't think can win.
Astorino Campaign Raises $3.4 Million In 6 Months; Still Far Behind CuomoThe campaign for Republican gubernatorial candidate Rob Astorino announced Monday that it has raised $3.4 million in the past six months, but Astorino remained significantly behind Democratic incumbent Andrew Cuomo.
Astorino Picks NYS Sheriffs' Association President As GOP Running MateRob Astorino announced Tuesday in a video that Chemung County Sheriff Christopher Moss is his pick to run for lieutenant governor. Moss is an outspoken critic of the tougher gun laws championed last year by Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
Connecticut Dems Slam GOP Rival For Allegations Against MalloyConnecticut state Democrats criticized potential Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Foley and called for an apology Sunday, after he leveled several unsubstantiated conflict-of-interest allegations against Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy.
Buono's Openly Lesbian Daughter Blasts Christie For Marriage StanceThe openly lesbian daughter of New Jersey gubernatorial candidate Barbara Buono criticized Gov. Chris Christie Monday for his opposition to same-sex marriage.
Booker, Buono Team Up To Call For Gun Control In New JerseyNewark Mayor Cory Booker and Democratic New Jersey gubernatorial candidate Barbara Buono have teamed up to urge state lawmakers to pass gun control legislation.