Spin Cycle

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The ink is barely dry on this year’s presidential election yet Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo was asked Monday when he would support Hillary Clinton for president in 2016.

Cuomo, in a radio interview, declined to commit.

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“There's no doubt that she is incredibly popular. She has great experience,” Cuomo said of the current secretary of state, later adding about 2016: “Oh, it’s a long way away .?.?. You have to assess all the candidates.”

Cuomo has been in the 2016 mix as well. A recent poll found, however, that New Yorkers would prefer to see Hillary run than the governor.