22 hrs ago
Empire State News
Cuomo pummels GOP opponents, according to poll
Governor Andrew Cuomo's re-election prospects are promising. Cuomo outdistances each of his potential GOP rivals by at least 40 percentage points, according to an NBC 4 New York/Wall Street Journal/Marist Poll Cuomo also remains well-liked by most registered voters despite the lowest job approval rating the governor has received since taking office ... (more)
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Fri Mar 07, 2014
Albany Times Union
GOP gubernatorial candidate Rob Astorino may be borrowing a page, knowingly or not, from the last Republican to run for governor - Carl Paladino - in the way he's ripping into Albany's famously hidebound and corrupt Legislature.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
The Huffington Post
HUFFPOLLSTER: Cuomo's Approval Drops Sharply
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo makes a point during a meeting on tax cut proposals in the Red Room at the Capitol on Monday, Jan. 6, 2014, in Albany, N.Y. Cuomo has proposed cutting the state's corporate income tax from 7.1 percent to 6.5 percent and eliminating it altogether for upstate manufacturers.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
NBC New York
Poll: Gov. Cuomo Maintains Big Lead
Gov. Andrew Cuomo's job approval rating has slipped, but he remains popular and enjoys a comfortable advantage in his quest for re-election, according to a new poll.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Your News Now
Cuomo to attend Mahoney's State of the County address
Gov. Andrew Cuomo will attend Onondaga County Executive Joanie Mahoney's State of the County address due to be given this evening in Syracuse.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Press Pass: School Board elections drawing many candidates
Former Buffalo Sabres Managing Partner Larry Quinn announced last week that he will run for the Buffalo School Board, adding to the expanding list of candidates for three at-large seats.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Rochester Business Journal
Readers back possible GOP challengers
In this year's race for New York governor, respondents to this week's RBJ Daily Report Snap Poll favored Republicans Donald Trump and Rob Astorino over incumbent Democrat Andrew Cuomo.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Albany Times Union
Buffalo school board member and 2010 Republican gubernatorial nominee Carl Paladino has sent his latest open letter to state GOP Chairman Ed Cox, once again knocking him for a reluctance to get behind the Draft Trump sort-of movement in favor of what Paladino calls "a ritualistic, underfunded Astorino candidacy."
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Press Pass: Investigative Post
We're talking about RINO's in this edition of Press Pass. The Investigative Post's Jim Heaney looks at the campaign contributions made by Buffalo School Board member and former gubernatorial candidate Carl Paladino.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Real Clear Politics
Carl Paladino: The Street Fighter
It's easy to fall into a trap with Carl Paladino, reducing the brash developer's intensity and inflammatory sound bites to a highlight reel of political incorrectness.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
The Daily Caller
Republican gadfly warns GOP flacks to steer clear of BuzzFeed reporter who trashed Trump
Buffalo-based Republican gadfly Michael Caputo sent out the following email to Republican press secretaries this afternoon, warning them to stay away from BuzzFeed 's McKay Coppins , who wrote a recent profile on Donald Trump that depicted him as a showboating faker of a politician.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
New York Post
Cuomo plans re-election without de Blasio, NYC Dems
Gov. Cuomo's re-election strategy is to sacrifice New York City's interests, take on Mayor de Blasio and pander to anti-tax and pro-business sentiments upstate, where he's politically the weakest, angry Democrats from the city charge.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
Paladino: Do as I Say, Not As I Do
RINO is a four-letter word to Carl Paladino. It's short for "Republican In Name Only."
Forget Trump or Astorino: Guess Who's Tossed His Gloves Into the Ring
Remember this guy? Jimmy McMillan, who leapt to fame with a wildly unorthodox appearance at the 2010 gubernatorial debate featuring Gov. Cuomo and Bufalo's Carl Paladino- says he will run again.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
Press & Sun-Bulletin
Conservative chairman backs Astorino, and says so should Paladino
Conservative Party chairman Mike Long said Monday he will back Westchester County Rob Astorino for governor and would hope Carl Paladino would do the same.
The Journal News
Conservative Party chairman says he backs Astorino, and Paladino should too
Long said he believes Astorino will run, reiterating comments reported today by the New York Post.