NYT endorses Cuomo, and hopes for more

Saturday, October 23, 2010 - 10:53 AM

The New York Times endorsement of Andrew Cuomo for governor, comes with a clear signal that they'll expect more from him in the governor's office than they've seen from him on the campaign trail:

Negotiation and real leadership require different skills than filing lawsuits. Mr. Cuomo has too often played it safe within an insular cocoon of aides, shielding himself from news inquiries, waiting too long to endorse same-sex marriage, citing convoluted reasons to avoid having a one-on-one debate with Mr. Paladino. Albany’s crisis is too grave for closed-door political calculation.

They made no mention of any of the five minor-party candidates who participated in the only gubernatorial debate.


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Comments [2]

So, why do you think the Daily News endorsed Cuomo early?

Oct. 25 2010 11:49 AM

The times did not run to endorse "Cover UP: Cuomo they took their time, not like Mort Zuckerman's NY Daily News who did it before the Sept 14th Primary.

The questions still remains "WHY" so early ?

When was the last time the NY Daily News endorsed before a primary ?

Why did the NY Daily News endorse Alan Hevesi the Sunday before election day ?

JUST say NO to the Democ"RAT"ic Cover Up Gang
of Schumer, Cuomo, DiNapoli, and the "WATACHDOG AG" Eric Schneiderman Ruff Ruff

Before there was the “Oracle at Delphi” there was Count Vampire J. Machiavelli

VJ Machiavelli

Oct. 25 2010 02:32 AM

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