Andrew Cuomo elected NY's next governor

State Attorney General Andrew Cuomo has been elected the next governor of New York. The Democrat scored a decisive victory tonight over Republican Carl Paladino.Paladino,

NEW YORK - State Attorney General Andrew Cuomo has been elected the next governor of New York. The Democrat scored a decisive victory tonight over Republican Carl Paladino.Paladino, a political novice, trailed far behind Cuomo for most of the race.Cuomo succeeds Gov. David Paterson (D-N.Y.), who became governor after Eliot Spitzer resigned.The governor-elect's father, Mario Cuomo, became governor in 1983 and held the office until he was defeated by George Pataki in the 1994 election.

News 12 - Complete Election 2010 Results

Brooklyn Vote 2010

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

1 VIDEO: Mini-mall plaza opens in Sunset Park
Authorities have released a surveillance image of a 2 Police release image of car suspected of Brooklyn drive-by shooting
3 Brooklyn Sportscast, Jan. 17
Our Lady of Loreto Church in Brownsville has 4 Residents fight to save vacant Brownsville church
Experts offer advice on reducing healthcare costs at 5 Tips to reduce health care costs

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE