"My being a lesbian or her being a lesbian, I think, has nothing to do with why we're running for office", Nixon said.
Former New York City Council President Christine Quinn has a well-earned reputation as a tough fighter. It's not insane to think that Nixon could rally liberals (who made up 66% of 2016 primary voters) to her side given that a majority of Democrats think Cuomo is moderate or conservative. Nixon announced her candidacy Monday.
A statement by Nixon's campaign called her a progressive alternative to Cuomo, referring to the governor as a centrist whose aides were mired in legal trouble.
Quinn, who is also an openly gay politician, went on to express some harsh opinions of Nixon's latest career choice. Could Cuomo, who is part of a NY political dynasty, be bumped off?
"Going around the state talking to people, hearing about their concerns", she said.
A day after officially announcing her New York State gubernatorial run, Cynthia Nixon delivered a fiery speech in front of nearly 100 local residents and reporters in Brownsville yesterday.
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The New York primary elections will be held on June 26. Just 40% of New York Democrats have any opinion of Nixon at this point. Now, she has made the gulf between New York's rich and poor a core message of her campaign for public office.
'We are exhausted of fake corporate Democrats who won't lift a finger unless their donors say it's okay, ' Ms. Nixon said at her campaign kickoff.
Two days ago, actress Cynthia Nixon announced her intention to run as a Democrat against two-term incumbent candidate Andrew Cuomo. "I want to be clear about that".
On top of all this Evan Handler, who played Charlotte's adorable second husband, even suggested that he should join her, joking, 'Has a movement begun...?' "I would never, EVER, criticize someone due to their identity", Quinn tweeted Tuesday afternoon.
"I've got to say, I'm not anti-Chris Quinn". And that's why, until I see enough evidence that Cynthia Nixon can be an effective leader to change my mind, I'm not with her. As a point of comparison, Krishanti Vignarajah, the Democratic woman running for governor in Maryland, has worked for the State Department and is a former policy director for Michelle Obama.