governor http://wamc.org en Cuomo: No Decision On Lieutenant Governor http://wamc.org/post/cuomo-no-decision-lieutenant-governor <p>Speaking with reporters Tuesday in central New York,&nbsp; Governor Andrew Cuomo refuted reports that he has had discussions with Onondaga County Executive Joanie Mahoney about whether the Republican could replace Lieutenant Governor Robert Duffy on the ballot in November. Tue, 25 Mar 2014 20:13:41 +0000 Jessica Marshall 86665 at http://wamc.org Cuomo: No Decision On Lieutenant Governor Congressional Corner With Tim Vercellotti http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-tim-vercellotti-7 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>The new year means a new election cycle.</p><p>In today’s Congressional Corner, Tim Vercellotti, director of the Western New England University poll and professor of political science, tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that the Massachusetts gubernatorial race is starting to heat up.</p><p> Fri, 03 Jan 2014 15:50:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 81058 at http://wamc.org Congressional Corner With Tim Vercellotti Vermont Campaign Finance Reports Show Some Strong and Some Vulnerable Incumbents http://wamc.org/post/vermont-campaign-finance-reports-show-some-strong-and-some-vulnerable-incumbents <p>Campaign finance reports by Vermont candidates were due Wednesday. While the incumbent Governor is easily outpacing his challenger, the current Attorney General is falling behind his primary challenger.<br><br>Incumbent Democratic Governor Peter Shumlin has raised nearly $840,000 so far his campaign, with about $769,000 cash in the bank.&nbsp; His challenger, Republican state Senator Randy Brock reported about $585,000 in contributions so far, including $300,000 from himself, with about $234,000 cash on hand. Middlebury College Professor Emeritus of Political Science Eric Davis.<br> Thu, 16 Aug 2012 16:15:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 45749 at http://wamc.org Vermont Campaign Finance Reports Show Some Strong and Some Vulnerable Incumbents Second Republican to Run for VT Governor http://wamc.org/post/second-republican-run-vt-governor <p>Another Republican is entering the race for governor of Vermont.&nbsp; WAMC&#39;s North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley reports...</p><p>Roy Newton, a Rutland area publisher, announced Wednesday that he plans to be on the GOP primary ballot in August.</p><p>Newton is challenging Sen. Randy Brock for the Republican nomination. Democratic Governor Peter Shumlin has not said whether he will run for reelection.</p><p>WCAX-TV reports that Newton is the founder of the Vermont Ski Museum and runs several small publications in the Rutland area, including the Rutland Sun.</p> Fri, 27 Apr 2012 11:31:49 +0000 Pat Bradley 37751 at http://wamc.org Second Republican to Run for VT Governor