• Cynthia Nixon Lost Her Primary, But She's ‘Not Discouraged.' She's Inspired

    7 days ago - By Fortune

    Gov. Andrew Cuomo is one step closer to retaining the governor's mansion in Albany.
    The two-term governor clinched the Democratic party's nomination on Tuesday, defeating newcomer Cynthia Nixon.
    While the race was called for Cuomo within about 30 minutes after the polls closed , Nixon's showing was noteworthy. Not a single incumbent Democratic governor or senator lost their primary this year and Cuomo specifically had a war chest of millions, far out-raising the first-time candidate.
    But the former Sex and the City star, who gained just 34.4% of the vote to Cuomo's 65.6%, is not defeated...
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