Spin Cycle

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Longtime Democratic activist and consultant Ethan Geto, who says he will support Andrew Cuomo now that Gov. David Paterson won’t run, sees Levy as a “much stronger opponent than Lazio.” But if the GOP and Conservative lines offer rival candidates, “the split would be deadly” to Cuomo’s foes, Geto said.