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.
Upstate GOP State Senator Indicted For Allegedly Lying To FBI About Job For SonA leading Republican New York state senator from upstate has been indicted on charges that he lied to the FBI about arranging a law firm job and an inflated salary for his son.
Christie, Buono Take Jabs At Each Other On Election EveOn Election eve Monday, Republican New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and Democratic rival Barbara Buono were each making a last-minute push for votes.
Tamra Roberts Lhota Talks About Life As Wife, Top Adviser To Mayoral CandidateTamra Roberts Lhota, the wife of Republican mayoral contender Joe Lhota, is also one of his closest advisers.
Mayoral Debate Postponed For Sandy AnniversaryA debate scheduled for Tuesday has been postponed one night to honor the anniversary of Superstorm Sandy, at the request of both mayoral candidates Bill de Blasio and Joe Lhota.
Cuomo Endorses Suozzi For Nassau County ExecutiveDemocratic Nassau County executive candidate Thomas Suozzi picked up a high-profile endorsement Saturday.
Lhota, De Blasio Both Make Appearances With Rev. SharptonMayoral candidates Bill de Blasio and Joe Lhota both made appearances Saturday with the Rev. Al Sharpton, who recently celebrated his birthday.
Christie On 'CBS Sunday Morning:' 'What I Am Is A Fighter'In a wide-ranging interview on “CBS Sunday Morning,” New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie characterized himself as a “fighter,” who is “willing to mix it up to defend his or her point of view.”
Lhota Criticizes De Blasio For Cutting Back On Campaign AppearancesRepublican mayoral candidate Joe Lhota has been criticizing Democratic rival Bill de Blasio this week for what he calls de Blasio’s post-primary slack.
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.
Christie To Launch Commercials For Reelection Campaign
Lhota On Possible Bloomberg Endorsement: 'I'm Not Really Focused On It Right Now'A published report this week said Mayor Michael Bloomberg might endorse Republican Joe Lhota if Bill de Blasio wins the Democratic nomination for mayor, but Lhota said his focus is elsewhere.
Reports: Lhota Thinks It Wasn't 'Appropriate' To Stop Subways For KittensRepublican mayoral candidate and former Metropolitan Transportation Authority Chairman Joe Lhota reportedly said this week that he did not think it was “appropriate” to shut down two subway lines for a pair of lost kittens.
Expert: Booker Likely To Emerge Victorious In Senate RaceDemocrat Cory Booker was set to face Republican Steve Lonegan for the U.S. Senate seat in New Jersey following the primary this week, and an expert said Booker will likely cruise to victory.
Poll: Commissioner Kelly Would Be A Game-Changer In Mayoral RacePolice Commissioner Ray Kelly is not running for mayor, but one pollster said her survey shows voters would love for him to do so.