Executive-Elect Latimer Looks Toward Future For Westchester CountyThere was a stunning upset in the race for Westchester County executive Tuesday night, as incumbent Rob Astorino lost to Democratic state Sen. George Latimer in a race that wasn’t even close.
Latimer Declares Victory Over Astorino In Westchester County Executive RaceDemocrat George Latimer declared victory over Republican incumbent Rob Astorino Tuesday night in the race for Westchester County executive.
Former Westchester Exec, Lieutenant Governor Alfred DelBello DiesFormer Westchester County executive and New York state lieutenant governor Alfred DelBello has died.
Astorino Reportedly Earned $100,000 For Consulting Gigs During Time As Westchester ExecutiveNew 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.
Cuomo, Astorino Spar Over Tax Returns, Assessments And Other IssuesNew York State Gov. Andrew Cuomo and his Republican opponent, Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino, traded barbs Monday over tax returns, tax assessments and family photos.
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.”
Siena Poll: Cuomo Keeps Big Lead Over Astorino In NY Governor RaceA new poll of likely New York voters shows Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo continuing his lead over Republican challenger Rob Astorino, still largely unknown statewide.
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.
Astorino Admits To Past Pot Use: 'It's Not Like I Was Cheech & Chong'Astorino, 46, said he smoked pot when he was a college student, but noted he graduated nearly 25 years ago. He added he is against legalizing pot for recreational use.
Republicans, Dolan Blast Cuomo For Remarks About 'Extreme Conservatives'High-profile Republicans and Cardinal Timothy Dolan are among those calling for Governor Andrew Cuomo to apologize for "divisive'' comments about "extreme conservatives.''
Astorino Wins Re-Election As Westchester County Executive With 41-percent of precincts reporting Astorino had 54-percent of the vote, Bramson came up short with 46-percent. Early worries for the Astorino camp faded as numbers began to come in and solidly Democratic precincts gave him an edge.