Cynthia Nixon to challenge Cuomo for NY governor
- Author: Ryan Wade Mar 20, 2018,
Mar 20, 2018, 4:22
Sixty percent of voters said they had no opinion of Nixon, who is still considering whether to run for her first political office.
The same poll found that when voters were asked whether they would like Cuomo to be governor again, 48% said yes, while 46% say they'd prefer someone else. But Nixon remains a left-field candidate with Cuomo very much the favored contender ahead of the Democratic Party primary on September 13.
Last week, Cuomo was asked if a potential Nixon run made him nervous. "Cynthia hasn't been bought and paid for by special interests and won't be accepting any corporate contributions in this campaign".
NY state requires that any candidate for governor be a citizen of the United States, be 30 years of age or older and be a resident of the state for the five years immediately prior to the election.
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At one point, there is footage of her walking down an NYC street with her voice-over: "I love NY".
But Cattrall seems to have only warm feelings for Nixon, and thanked her publicly for expressing condolences over her brother's recent death.
Nixon will likely face a hard challenge to Cuomo in a Democratic primary.
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"She can't be the celebrity glamour girl", he said. Her announcement included a video of her with her family, including wife Christine Marinoni and their son, Max. "Cuomo is very strong among Democrats right now". John DeFrancisco of Syracuse and Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro, the two Republicans who have announced their challenges to Cuomo. George Pataki, also seeking support. At the same time, many believe Cuomo is prepping for a 2020 presidential run.
In 2014, the party was split between Cuomo and Teachout, but ultimately choose Cuomo after he vowed to forward progressive policies in his second term - including helping Democrats win control of the state Senate, which hasn't happened.
"Basically, Governor Cuomo is shortchanging the children of New York State", she said while on The View previous year.
Nixon, a 51-year-old gay liberal activist, is a supporter of New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, a fellow Democrat who often clashes with Cuomo on a variety of issues.
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