Gubernatorial Race

Conn. Secretary Of State: I Have No Answers On Gov Race

There was election drama in Connecticut on Thursday. Two days after residents cast their votes, they’re still waiting for word on who will be their next governor.

11/04/2010

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

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

Dan Malloy (Credit: AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

Clinton Stumps For Malloy In Conn. Governor’s Race

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – With public opinion polls showing a tight race for governor in Connecticut, both major party candidates spent the final weekend before the election trying to boost turnout at the polls, and […]

10/31/2010

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

Paladino Not Backing Down Over Gillibrand Comment

Paladino called Democratic Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand “Chuck Schumer’s little girl,” saying “She follows him, whatever he does.”

10/30/2010

Andrew Cuomo, left, and Carl Paladino

Paladino’s Hometown Paper Endorses Cuomo

Republican Carl Paladino’s hometown Buffalo News on Sunday endorsed his rival in the New York governor’s race, declaring “there is no choice” but Andrew Cuomo.

10/24/2010

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Cuomo, Paladino Vow To Clean Up Albany

At a time when New York state government’s ethical lapses are ridiculed nationwide, the major candidates for governor have proposals to take on long-growing concerns.

10/23/2010

Jimmy McMillan of the Rent is 2 Damn High Party, running for New York State Governor, speaks during the gubernatorial debate at Hofstra University October 18, 2010 in Hempstead, New York. (Photo by Audrey C. Tiernan-Pool/Getty Images)

Charismatic Gov. Candidate McMillan Has NY Buzzing

Jimmy McMillan pretty much stole the show during Monday night’s gubernatorial debate, repeatedly claiming that the “rent is too damn high,” but there are questions about the charismatic candidate’s past.

10/20/2010

Democratic candidate for governor Dan Malloy, left, and Republican candidate Tom Foley debate in Hartford. (AP Photo/John Woike, Pool)

Conn. Governor Candidates To Meet In 3rd TV Debate

FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — The two major party candidates for Connecticut governor will be debating on live TV for a third time as they hit the final two weeks of the campaign. Democrat Dan Malloy […]

10/17/2010

(AP Photo/Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Paladino Ups Ante, Slams Cuomo Over Gay Pride Parade

A firestorm has engulfed New York’s race for governor. Republican candidate Carl Paladino is on the hot seat over comments he made about homosexuals.

10/11/2010

GOP and tea party gubernatorial candidate Carl Paladino

Paladino Greets Supporters At Howard Beach Parade

With Election Day just over five weeks away, the most closely watched local race remains the one for governor. On Sunday, Republican nominee Carl Paladino was in New York city, greeting supporters in Queens.

09/26/2010

Andrew Cuomo

Cuomo Accepts Working Families Party Endorsement

Democrat Andrew Cuomo is accepting the endorsement of the left-leaning Working Families Party in his run to be New York’s next governor.

09/12/2010

Businessman and gubernatorial hopeful Carl Paladino (credit: CBS 2)

Paladino: Convert Prisons To Welfare Dorms

Republican candidate for governor Carl Paladino has a plan for welfare reform: He wants to turn prisons into dormitories for welfare recipients so they can get state-sponsored jobs, employment training and lessons in “personal hygiene.”

08/21/2010

(AP Photo/Don Heupel)

NY Primary Candidates Boost Campaign Funds

New campaign finance records show candidates in the Sept. 14 New York primary boosting their coffers with personal funds and transfers from other campaign accounts.

08/14/2010

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