The firing of U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara shook up New York’s political world. Yet two usually gregarious New York politicians, Governor Andrew Cuomo and Mayor Bill de Blasio, suddenly lost their ability to voice an opinion when the topic of Bharara’s exit came up.
Governor Andrew Cuomo (D-NY) is not doing much to hide that he’s running for president. Even though the governor has already said he plans on running for re-election in 2018, it’s crystal clear that is real focus is 2020.
Governor Andrew Cuomo (D-NY) is clearly setting himself up to run for president in 2020. Yet like his fellow New Yorker Hillary Clinton, Cuomo has a myriad of ethical issues that will be an albatross around his neck.
Senator Bernie Sanders’ candidate in the DNC race came up short on Saturday. Yet the fact that he came within a few votes of knocking off the Obama-Clinton candidate shows that Sanders’ extreme liberalism is a major force within the Democratic Party.
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo seemingly can’t go a week without his administration doing something suspicious. Earlier this month, the Albany Times-Union published new reporting on the Cuomo administration funneling taxpayer money to his campaign donors.
Governor Andrew Cuomo (D-NY) is very likely to take the plunge his father never did and run for president in 2020. Unfortunately for Cuomo, his record presents several vulnerabilities that will be picked apart long before the 2020 Democratic primary starts.