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New York Republican gubernatorial candidate Rick Lazio (left) has launched his most expensive effort yet with an ad that began airing Wednesday. Though he must still win a Sept. 14 primary to secure the GOP nod, the ad targets New York state Attorney General Andrew M. Cuomo (right), a Democrat.

ASSOCIATED PRESS PHOTOGRAPHS New York Republican gubernatorial candidate Rick Lazio (left) has launched his most expensive effort yet with an ad that began airing Wednesday. Though he must still win a Sept. 14 primary to secure the GOP nod, the ad targets New York state Attorney General Andrew M. Cuomo (right), a Democrat.