Rob Astorino

Gov. Andrew Cuomo  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)/Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino (credit: CBS 2)

Job Growth A Key Issue In NY Governor’s Race

Gov. Andrew Cuomo says New York has more jobs than ever and that upstate New York is rebounding. Republican Rob Astorino talks about people fleeing to states with lower taxes and higher employment.

10/26/2014

Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Rob Astorino participate in a gubernatorial debate on Oct. 22, 2014, in Buffalo. (Credit: WNET-13)

Gov. Cuomo Maintains Cash Advantage Over Astorino As Election Nears

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is maintaining his significant cash advantage over Republican challenger Rob Astorino as the gubernatorial race enters its final weeks.

10/25/2014

Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Rob Astorino participate in a gubernatorial debate on Oct. 22, 2014, in Buffalo. (Credit: WNET-13)

Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Challenger Rob Astorino Hurl Accusations During Debate

Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Republican challenger Rob Astorino went mano a mano in what is likely the only debate of the 2014 race to rule New York state.

10/23/2014

Gubernatorial candidates Rob Astorino, Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Howie Hawkins and Michael McDermott debate in Buffalo on Wednesday, Oct. 22. (Credit: WNET-13)

Cuomo, Astorino Face Off In Buffalo Debate

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo defended his handling of the economy and government corruption under sharp criticism from Republican Rob Astorino Wednesday night during the only scheduled debate of the governor’s race.

10/22/2014

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Homeland Security: Travelers From Ebola-Plagued Nations Must Pass Through Airports With Enhanced Screening

Customs and Border Protection officers earlier this month started screening passengers from West Africa who arrived at Kennedy, Newark Liberty, Washington’s Dulles, Chicago’s O’Hare and Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta airports.

10/21/2014

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (Photo by Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images)

Cuomo: Washington Should Consider Ebola Travel Ban

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is saying the federal government “should seriously consider” a ban on flights traveling to New York from three West African nations plagued by Ebola.

10/20/2014

Gov. Andrew Cuomo marches in the annual Columbus Day parade with his daughter, Michaela, on Oct. 13, 2014, in New York City.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Andrew Cuomo, Rob Astorino Campaign At NYC Columbus Day Parade

Gubernatorial candidates Andrew Cuomo and Rob Astorino campaigned Monday while celebrating their Italian heritage at the annual Columbus Day Parade in Manhattan.

10/13/2014

Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Friday, Sept. 19. (Credit: CBS 2)

Cuomo, Astorino To Face Off In Buffalo Debate On October 22

The debate is scheduled for Oct. 22 in Buffalo. It will feature Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Republican Rob Astorino, Green Party candidate Howie Hawkins and Libertarian Michael McDermott.

10/09/2014

Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano talks with CBS 2 Political Reporter Marcia Kramer about his choice to endorse Gov. Andrew Cuomo. (Credit: CBS 2)

GOP Nassau Executive Mangano Crosses Party Lines, Backs Gov. Cuomo

In a stunning development in the New York state gubernatorial race, Republican Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano has rejected his party’s own nominee to back Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo.

10/08/2014

Bellevue Hospital Center has a room set aside to handle a potential Ebola patient. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Fake Ebola Patients Being Sent To NYC Emergency Rooms To Test Readiness

The first Ebola patient diagnosed in the United States died Wednesday morning in a Dallas hospital, a hospital spokesman said.

10/08/2014

Gov. Andrew Cuomo  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)/Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino (credit: CBS 2)

Astorino’s New TV Spot Attacking Cuomo Mimics 1964 ‘Daisy Girl’ Ad

Republican Rob Astorino has released a provocative TV spot that mimics a 1964 ad to attack Democratic New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo.

09/29/2014

Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino (credit: Westchester Taxpayer Watch)

Activists Demand Action On Affordable Housing Settlement In Westchester

A settlement was reached in 2009 that requires the county to spend $51 million and build 750 units of fair and affordable housing in 31 mostly white communities by 2016.

09/28/2014

FILE -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo (Credit: Getty Images)

Gov. Andrew Cuomo To Participate In 2 Debates

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he will participate in two debates ahead of the general election, after refusing to square off against his primary opponent.

09/27/2014

Gov. Andrew Cuomo  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)/Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino (credit: CBS 2)

Poll: Gov. Cuomo Maintains Big Lead Over Challenger Rob Astorino

The poll also found that Cuomo’s approval rating is 42 percent among registered voters, down from 47 the month before and matching his lowest rating since taking office.

09/24/2014

Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino (credit: Westchester Taxpayer Watch)

Astorino Reportedly Earned $100,000 For Consulting Gigs During Time As Westchester Executive

New York’s Republican candidate for governor, Rob Astorino, has earned $100,000 for consulting work with a media company during his first four years as Westchester County executive.

09/23/2014

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