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Green Party gubernatorial candidate Howie Hawkins, seeking to unite disaffected Democrats and liberals, said he’s the lone progressive candidate left in the field after the labor-backed Working Families Party decided to endorse Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo.
“I think they probably did us a favor,” Hawkins said at a State Capitol news conference. “They handed the torch to us...Read more »