Cuomo maintains commanding lead over Nixon, poll shows

Cuomo maintains commanding lead over Nixon, poll shows

Gov. Andrew Cuomo holds a commanding 2-1 lead over rival Cynthia Nixon in the Sept. 13 Democratic primary — but his running mate, Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul, is locked in a surprisingly close race against insurgent Jumaane Williams, according to a poll…

Cuomo distances himself from disgraced pal after conviction

Cuomo distances himself from disgraced pal after conviction

Gov. Andrew Cuomo, who once called Alain Kaloyeros a genius and “New York’s secret weapon,” acted Friday like he barely knew the guy he entrusted with the corruption-ridden “Buffalo Billion” project. Cuomo’s remarks came just a day after a federal jury in…

E! Is Airing a Nonstop 'Sex and the City' Marathon in June

E! Is Airing a Nonstop 'Sex and the City' Marathon in June

Hello, lovers. If you’ve missed Carrie Bradshaw, Samantha Jones, Charlotte York, and Miranda Hobbes talk about their dating drama, all while wearing fabulous outfits, you’re in luck, because the ladies are returning to the small screen in a special Sex and the…

Working Families Party makes surprising moves to pick candidates

Working Families Party makes surprising moves to pick candidates

The Working Families Party is seeing double – or maybe just cross-eyed. The party took a surprising and confusing stance on the state attorney general race at its convention Saturday, throwing support behind both Letitia James, the city’s public advocate, and outspoken…

State Democrats plan to endorse marijuana legalization

State Democrats plan to endorse marijuana legalization

New York Democrats are going to pot! The state Democratic Party plans to pass a resolution at its convention next week to endorse the legalization of marijuana, according to a draft document obtained by The Post. The planning document for the May…

Cynthia Nixon makes 2050 renewable energy vow

Cynthia Nixon makes 2050 renewable energy vow

Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Cynthia Nixon said Friday she would make New York 100 percent reliant on renewable energy by 2050. “It’s time to treat the Earth as our shared home where no one will worry that their air, water, or land is…

Scenes from the New York ‘progressive purity’ circus

Scenes from the New York ‘progressive purity’ circus

If nothing else, the battle for progressive purity in this year’s race for governor is quite the circus. As he faces a primary challenge from Mayor Bill de Blasio ally Cynthia Nixon, Gov. Andrew Cuomo has suddenly claimed to be in “lockstep”…

Cuomo releases taxes while Nixon stays quiet

Cuomo releases taxes while Nixon stays quiet

Gov. Cuomo’s left-wing challenger, Cynthia Nixon, stayed mum about her taxes as he released his 2017 returns to reporters on Tuesday. Elected officials and candidates often share their returns as a transparency measure, but a rep for the “Sex and the City”…

Cuomo’s revenge on the Working Families Party

Cuomo’s revenge on the Working Families Party

Now that the progressive Working Families Party has endorsed Cynthia Nixon over Gov. Andrew Cuomo, the big question is: How far will he go to destroy the WFP? On Sunday, The Post’s Carl Campanile reported, WFP Director Bill Lipton quoted the gov…

Cynthia Nixon gets the New York Magazine treatment

Cynthia Nixon gets the New York Magazine treatment

New York magazine is showing its stripes in the read of the week — with a fawning but informative cover story on Cynthia Nixon. The progressive “Sex and the City” actress, who is running for governor against Andrew Cuomo, shows her Tony…

The strange truth of Cynthia Nixon’s run for governor

The strange truth of Cynthia Nixon’s run for governor

Former “Sex and the City” star Cynthia Nixon’s decision to challenge Gov. Cuomo wouldn’t be believable as a TV plot line, according to one leading feminist. In the cover story of this week’s New York magazine, the head of the New York…

Working Families Party endorses Cynthia Nixon

Working Families Party endorses Cynthia Nixon

Actress Cynthia Nixon was endorsed for governor by the Working Families Party on Saturday – an expected embarrassment that rival Gov. Cuomo tried to sidestep by insisting he didn’t want the progressive party’s support anyway. “We have had it with corruption and…

Cuomo lays groundwork for legalizing marijuana

Cuomo lays groundwork for legalizing marijuana

Gov. Cuomo laid the groundwork Thursday for legalizing marijuana in New York, saying neighboring states already have, or are about to, so “for all intents and purposes it is going to be here anyway.” The governor’s comments were his strongest to date…

Cynthia Nixon wants to legalize weed to promote racial justice

Cynthia Nixon wants to legalize weed to promote racial justice

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