Rob Astorino

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

Rob Astorino Unveils Jobs Plan In NY Governor Race

Rob Astorino unveiled a plan to boost New York’s economy Tuesday that calls for lower taxes, less red tape, hydraulic fracturing for natural gas and incentives for high-tech industries and agriculture.

08/19/2014

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

Astorino: MTA Needs New Plan For Transportation Improvements On Staten Island

Astorino says the MTA’s five-year plan is expiring this year, and there still isn’t a proposal to replace it.

08/18/2014

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

NY Teachers’ Union Staying Out Of Governor’s Race

The union says Thursday it won’t endorse Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo, his liberal primary challenger Zephyr Teachout, Green Party hopeful Howie Hawkins or Republican Rob Astorino.

08/14/2014

N.J. Gov. Chris Christie (Photo by Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images)

Controversy Swirls As Speculation Continues Over Christie’s Potential Presidential Bid

Controversy is swirling around the governor for not backing fellow Republican Rob Astorino, who is running against New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, and it could cost Christie support from his own party if he wants to run for president.

08/11/2014

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

Marist Poll: Cuomo Apparently Hurt By Moreland Commission Meddling Allegations

Allegations that New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s administration meddled with an anti-corruption commission may have reduced his lead over Republican Rob Astorino — but not enough to significantly alter the race, according to a poll.

08/05/2014

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

Gov. Andrew Cuomo Can’t Shake Questions About Moreland Commission

Meanwhile, Rob Astorino is demanding to know what the panel found and where the evidence has gone.

07/30/2014

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

Astorino Takes Heat For ‘Mafia’ Comment About Cuomo Administration

Westchester 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.”

07/28/2014

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

Political Issues Give Rise To New Party Lines

Political issues are increasingly leading to new ballot lines at the polls in New York.

07/27/2014

FILE -- Preet Bharara, U.S. attorney for the Southern District of New York (Credit: Getty Images)

U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara: My Office Will Investigate Public Corruption

U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara says he’s taking over the anti-corruption work that a commission created by Gov. Andrew Cuomo aborted when it was suddenly disbanded in April.

07/24/2014

Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino (credit: westchestergov.com)

Republican Gubernatorial Candidate Rob Astorino Says Christie Won’t Back Him Due To Bridgegate

Two gubernatorial candidates from two different parties are joining forces to take on Gov. Andrew Cuomo, WCBS 880’s Paul Murnane reported.

07/22/2014

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, New York gubernatorial candidate Rob Astorino (Credit: Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images; CBS 2)

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.

07/21/2014

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

Siena Poll: Cuomo Keeps Big Lead Over Astorino In NY Governor Race

A new poll of likely New York voters shows Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo continuing his lead over Republican challenger Rob Astorino, still largely unknown statewide.

07/21/2014

Ambulance (credit: clipart.com)

Police: Woman Who Hit Westchester Cop With Car Was Sober

The officer remained hospitalized Sunday in stable condition at the Westchester Medical Center in Valhalla.

07/20/2014

Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino (credit: westchestergov.com)

Astorino Campaign Raises $3.4 Million In 6 Months; Still Far Behind Cuomo

The 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.

07/14/2014

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

Siena College Poll Shows Cuomo Has Big Lead Over Astorino In Race For NY Governor

A poll of New York voters shows Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo leading little-known Republican Rob Astorino by a large margin in the race for governor.

06/16/2014

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