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Rep. Lee Zeldin announces NY gubernatorial run in 2022

Rep. Lee Zeldin announces NY gubernatorial run in 2022

Lee Zeldin confirmed Thursday that he will run for governor of New York in 2022.A press release announcing his candidacy says, "The bottom line is this: To save New York, Andrew Cuomo's gotta go" and “For many, this feels like a last stand to save our state.The last time a Republican was elected governor of New York was 2002.Lee Zeldin announces NY gubernatorial run in 2022 Shirley Republican Rep.

The four-term congressman announced the decision after spending the past few weeks talking with Republican leaders across the state.Cuomo to resign following claims of sexual harassment from multiple women.

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