Head-to-head: Molinaro v. Cuomo: Molinaro wins the Republican nomination for governor


NEW YORK STATE — It’s official. In November, Dutchess County Executive Marcus Molinaro, a Republican, will face off in the gubernatorial race against current Democratic Governor Andrew Cuomo. The two were chosen by their respective parties last week.

Cuomo — who is the son of the late Gov. Mario Cuomo — will be seeking his third term in office. He was nominated at the state Democratic convention on Long Island on Wednesday, May 23. 

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