Andrew Cuomo

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Cuomo for Governor

Andrew Cuomo is the incumbent governor seeking a third term. First elected governor in 2010, he graduated from Fordham University and Albany Law School. He worked as an assistant district attorney in New York City before he entered his private law practice. He was the campaign manager for the campaign of his father, Mario Cuomo, who was governor of New York from 1983 to 1994.

From 1993 to 1997, he was the Assistant Secretary for Community Planning and Development in the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development, an office of the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development. From 1997 to 2001, he served in President Clinton’s cabinet as the U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development. From 2007 to 2010, he was the Attorney General of New York State.