Cox: Cuomo Lacks the Nerve to Engage in Serious Debate
ALBANY...NYGOP Chair Ed Cox released the following statement regarding Andrew Cuomo's refusal to agree to one-on-one debates with either his Democratic primary opponent Zephyr Teachout or Republican candidate Rob Astorino:
"Democracy demands debates, but Andrew Cuomo is keeping New Yorkers in the dark because he knows that his administration's political fiction and fraud cannot stand the light of day.
"Andrew Cuomo lacks the nerve to engage in serious debate because he knows that talented candidates like Rob Astorino and Zephyr Teachout would lay bare his administration's failures: Andrew Cuomo's New York is the most taxed, most regulated state in America with the highest debt per capita and highest energy costs and is the worst place to retire or start a business."
Earlier today, Rob Astorino released a video calling on Andrew Cuomo to agree to debate his opponents:
Monday, August 25, 2014