(l-r) Top: Jumaane Williams, Kathy Hochul, Tom Suozzi; Bottom: Rob Astorino, Harry Wilson, Lee Zeldin, Andrew Giuliani
The Democratic and Republican primaries in the race to become the next Governor of New York are fast-approaching, with early voting June 18-26 and primary day June 28. With three Democrats and four Republicans making their cases to voters and so much at stake for the future of the state, it’s all the more important to compare where the candidates stand on the issues and what they are promising to do if elected.
Use the interactive tool below to compare the Democratic or Republican candidates for Governor on a variety of issues, selected based on the topics that candidates have been focused on or that are particularly pressing. Choose up to three candidates at a time on up to five issues at a time.
This comparison tool, brought to you by Gotham Gazette and The Daily News, is being regularly updated as the primary unfolds and candidates continue to offer their stances and proposals on major issues facing New Yorkers.
by Lindsay Shachnow, Gotham Gazette