Nixon confident despite polls showing Cuomo leading NY primary race

Cynthia Nixon ordered a bizarre bagel that consisted of lox capers and cream cheese on a cinnamon raisin bagel on Monday. Nixon posted this

Mr. Cuomo, meanwhile, is angling for a landslide victory that could bolster his ambitions of facing President Trump in a 2020 White House bid. I said that as soon as it came to light, as soon as I saw it.

"I didn't know about the mailer". David Lobl, a former special assistant to Cuomo who is now a campaign volunteer, sent the language to two campaign aides, who created the mailer. Recent polls show Cuomo with a 40-point lead, but Nixon says her lack of experience could be her edge.

Cuomo has countered he has a record of passing same-sex marriage and paid family leave in NY state and has declared that "nobody has stood up to Donald Trump like I have".

Ms. Nixon gained fame in her role as Miranda Hobbes in HBO's "Sex and the City" and on Broadway has won two Tony Awards, including one previous year. She could have brought up his failure to address gerrymandering, an issue that Cuomo ran on in 2010. "I don't want any more corruption", he said.

Cuomo and Nixon agree that NY should adopt single-payer healthcare, but they differ on how to get there. She's called Cuomo a bully and says she represents a wave of liberals eager to take a greater role in American politics.

Cuomo has the nomination of the Independence Party and the Women's Equality Party, while Nixon has been nominated by the Working Families Party - though she has said she will seek to remove her name if she doesn't beat Cuomo in the primary.

"Cynthia Nixon did not have the money, didn't have the organization and never really caught on".

It's Primary Day in NY and polling sites opened at 6 a.m. Williams has a base of support in Brooklyn's black community and has won some endorsements that Nixon did not, raising the possibility that he could win and leave Cuomo with an antagonist as his number two.

Cuomo rallied candidates and hundreds of other Democrats at an event inside Teamsters Local 456 union hall in Elmsford one day before the primary.

Her opponent? Andrew Cuomo, 60, a governor campaigning for his third term with progressive credentials, and the support of the Democratic Party establishment and Wall Street donors.

Earlier this campaign season, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Ayanna Pressley both upset long-serving Democratic incumbent congressmen in nominating races in NY and MA, promising more vigorous liberal policies and highlighting their opposition to Republican President Donald Trump. Leecia Eve, a former Cuomo aide, was in fourth.

The "Sex and the City" actress and New York gubernatorial candidate was filmed recently ordering a cinnamon raisin bagel with lox at a famous New York City deli. Mr. Sheinkopf said. "It is too close to call".

The victor of the Democratic primary will face the Republican Marc Molinaro, the Dutchess county executive, in November.

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