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16th S.D.: Cuomo endorses incumbent in state Senate primary
In the general election, the broader perception is that Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo has little to no interest in turning the state Senate back over to the Democrats -- in contrast to ex-Gov. Eliot Spitzer, who came charging out of the gate declaring it a priority. Remember, from just the other day, it was Senate minority conference leader John Sampson who put the pesky (for gubernatorial optics) Ravi Batra...