ed cox http://wamc.org en GOP Leader Says There's Interest In Challenging Cuomo in '14 http://wamc.org/post/gop-leader-says-theres-interest-challenging-cuomo-14 <p></p><p>The primaries are over and the general election in November is still weeks away, but already many in the political world are thinking about the next significant contest on the horizon- the 2014 statewide elections. &nbsp;State GOP Chairman Ed Cox, in an interview with public radio and television, says he’s working on finding a Republican candidate to challenge Governor Andrew Cuomo, and he says several are interested. Sat, 14 Sep 2013 16:17:00 +0000 Karen Dewitt 73585 at http://wamc.org GOP Leader Says There's Interest In Challenging Cuomo in '14 Republican Party Leaders Rail Against President Obama's NY, PA Bus Tour http://wamc.org/post/republican-party-leaders-rail-against-president-obamas-ny-pa-bus-tour <p>National and state Republican Party leaders are calling President Obama’s upcoming New York visit a lame duck bus tour.</p> Wed, 21 Aug 2013 18:29:49 +0000 Allison Dunne 71920 at http://wamc.org Republican Party Leaders Rail Against President Obama's NY, PA Bus Tour NYS GOP Chair Floats Names to Challenge Governor Cuomo http://wamc.org/post/nys-gop-chair-floats-names-challenge-governor-cuomo <p>Five names were recently floated as potential candidates to challenge New York Governor Andrew Cuomo in the 2014 election. Four of the five are in the Hudson Valley.</p><p>Ed Cox is chairman of the New York State Republican Party.</p><p>One is Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino.</p><p>He refers to running for county executive. And the federal agency he says he is battling is the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, over aspects of an affordable housing agreement. As to whether he is ruling out a run for governor, Astorino replies:</p> Wed, 17 Apr 2013 18:08:38 +0000 Allison Dunne 62479 at http://wamc.org NYS GOP Chair Floats Names to Challenge Governor Cuomo New York GOP chair Cox talks Long, loss, Jeb 2016 http://wamc.org/post/new-york-gop-chair-cox-talks-long-loss-jeb-2016 <p>New York state Republican Party chair Ed Cox spoke with WAMC today about Tuesday's electoral results. Among the topics discussed with Capitol Connection host Alan Chartock were the GOP's losses in the Senate and presidential race.</p> Wed, 07 Nov 2012 17:03:23 +0000 Alan Chartock 51540 at http://wamc.org New York GOP chair Cox talks Long, loss, Jeb 2016 Cox expects big things from Romney in Tampa and New York http://wamc.org/post/cox-expects-big-things-romney-tampa-and-new-york <p>Republicans, including the powerful chair of the New York state party, are beginning to flock to Tampa for next week’s convention. WAMC’s Ian Pickus has more.</p><p>Chairman Ed Cox has run the state party since 2009, and despite a Democratic enrollment advantage, has overseen some key victories: the Republican takeover of the state Senate after two years of troubled Democratic rule, and several Congressional seat pickups during the 2010 midterms.</p> Thu, 23 Aug 2012 11:06:04 +0000 Ian Pickus 46213 at http://wamc.org Cox expects big things from Romney in Tampa and New York