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  • Cuomo and Hochul rally in western New York

    Gov. Andrew Cuomo and his new running mate, former U.S. Rep. Kathy Hochul (HOHK'-uhl), are hitting the campaign trail with a rally in western New York.

  • Cuomo starts re-election bid with de Blasio boost

    Gov. Andrew Cuomo launched his bid for a second term Thursday with sharp criticism of Republicans and a lift from liberal New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio.

  • Gov. Andrew Cuomo appears via video with former Congresswoman Kathy Hochul of Buffalo, NY, as his choice to be New York's next lieutenant governor, during the opening session of the state's Democratic Convention, in Melville, N.Y., Wednesday, May 21, 2014. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

    Backed for 2nd term, Cuomo picks Hochul for Lt Gov

    New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo named former Congresswoman Kathy Hochul of Buffalo as his pick for lieutenant governor Wednesday as the state Democratic Party gathered on Long Island to endorse its candidates for the fall elections.

  • Inside Politics

    The western New York Democrat who captured a surprise victory in a special election after focusing her campaign on Republican plans to reshape Medicare was sworn into office in the House on Wednesday.

  • Kathy Hochul

    Democrat wins 3-way race for House seat from N.Y.

    Democrat Kathy Hochul pulled off a stunning, come-from-behind victory Tuesday night in New York's 26th Congressional District in a race that was billed as a proxy fight over the GOP's plans to change Medicare.

  • The major-party candidates for New York's 26th Congressional District, Republican Jane Corwin (left) and Democrat Kathy Hochul, participate in a debate May 12. They and an independent are vying in a special election Tuesday.

    Election seen as test for Ryan, Medicare

    A special congressional election in western New York on Tuesday could offer an early answer to one of the key questions of the 2012 election cycle: Will Rep. Paul Ryan's plan to reshape Medicare cost the GOP at the ballot box?

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