Articles on the Constitution by Tom Precious
Tuesday, February 7, 2012
ALBANY -- Democrats and Republicans are moving to beat back an attempt by Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo to grab more power over the state's fiscal affairs and do an end run around long-standing checks and balances.- Link to Cached Version
Saturday, August 21, 2010
Andrew M. Cuomo has looked westward for his running mate on the Democratic gubernatorial ticket, tapping the mayor of the state's third-largest city — a non-career politician who just happens to be good at politics. Robert J. Duffy, mayor...
This news clip reports how Governor Andrew Cuomo, and his running mate, Robert Duffy, were accepted as candidates at the party convention, and avoided the need for a primary election for either of the positions.