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Astorino says he's running for governor

Candidate intrigues local GOP leaders

Rob Astorino, a Republican, announced his candidacy for New York governor in a video news release Wednesday.
Photographer: The Associated Press
Rob Astorino, a Republican, announced his candidacy for New York governor in a video news release Wednesday.
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Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino announced Wednesday that he will seek the Republican nomination to challenge Gov. Andrew Cuomo in November. While several Senate Republicans in the Capital Region had praise for Astorino, they did not commit to supporting him as the Republican candidate at this point. So far, Astorino is the only Republican who has announced his candidacy for governor. He could face a primary challenge from others who want the nomination. “I presume ...

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wmarincic
March 6, 2014
6:36 a.m.

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As if right now he has my vote.

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