Articles Tagged 'Carl Paladino'
Tea Party Vows to Pursue 3rd Party Candidate in NY-26
By Steve Peoples, Roll Call
New York state Assemblywoman Jane Corwin was chosen Monday to be the GOPâ€™s representative in the special election to replace Rep. Chris Lee (R) in the Empire Stateâ€™s 26th district.
The nomination of the establishment favorite, while celebrated by local Republican officials Monday night, drew an ominous warning from western New York tea party activists… READ MORE
New York Governor: Cuomo (D) Posts Double-Digit Lead on Paladino (R)
Republican Carl Paladino came out swinging last month following his primary win, but he still trails Democratic state Attorney General Andrew Cuomo by a wide margin in the New York governorâ€™s race.
A new Rasmussen Reports telephone survey of Likely Voters in the Empire State finds Cuomo with 51% support to Paladinoâ€™s 37%. Five percent (5%) like some… READ MORE
Cuomo Poised to Take Out Paladino
Posted by Sean Trende, Real Clear Politics
Republican New York Gubernatorial candidate Carl Paladino burst onto the scene less than a month ago with his surprise thrashing of Rick Lazio in the September 14 primary. Since then, Paladino’s tough talk and bombast have won him considerable media attention.Â Two polls taken immediately after the primary showing him within striking distance … READ MORE
New York Governor: Cuomo (D) 54%, Paladino (R) 38%
Democrat Andrew Cuomo still holds a double-digit lead over Republican challenger Carl Paladino in Rasmussen Reportsâ€™ first post-primary survey of the New York governorâ€™s race.
A statewide telephone survey of Likely Voters finds Cuomo with 54% support versus 38% for Paladino, the winner of last Tuesdayâ€™s state GOP Primary. Two percent (2%) prefer some other candidate, and six… READ MORE
Lazio begins pricey ad campaign for gov
By Michael Gormley-Associated Press
ALBANY, N.Y. | Republican Rick Lazio’s statewide TV ad now airing frames a major question in the campaign for governor: Is it worse to have been a Wall Street lobbyist making more than $1 million, as Mr. Lazio did; or to have been a public official collecting millions in campaign donations from lobbyists, as Democratic candidate… READ MORE
N.Y. candidate: Prison dorms for welfare recipients
By Beth Fouhy-Associated Press
NEW YORK (AP) â€” Republican candidate for governor Carl Paladino said he would transform some New York prisons into dormitories for welfare recipients, where they would work in state-sponsored jobs, get employment training and take lessons in “personal hygiene.”
Paladino, a wealthy Buffalo real estate developer popular with many tea party activists, is competing for the… READ MORE