New York state executive official elections, 2014

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Four state executive positions are up for election in 2014 in the state of New York.

New York is one of 12 states to use a strictly closed primary process, in which the selection of a party's candidates in an election is limited to registered party members.[1][2][3]

The following offices will be elected in 2014 in New York:

State executive organization

Executive officials in New York are part of a three-pronged government structure that includes state legislators and state judges. The following chart details the relationship among different branches of New York's state government:

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Office Incumbent Assumed Office Incumbent running?
Governor Andrew Cuomo
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2011 Yes
Lieutenant Governor Robert Duffy
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2011 No[4]
Attorney General Eric Schneiderman
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2011 Undeclared
Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli
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2007 Yes


Declared candidates

Lost at convention

Did not file by deadline

Lieutenant Governor

Declared candidates

Attorney General

Declared candidates


Down Ballot

Office Incumbent Assumed Office Incumbent running?
Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli
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2007 Yes[25]

Deadline Event
July 10 Filing deadline for state offices
September 9 Primary election
November 4 General election

Recent news

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See also

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  1. National Conference of State Legislatures Website, "State Primary Election Types," accessed January 6, 2014
  2. Fair Vote, "Congressional and Presidential Primaries: Open, Closed, Semi-Closed, and 'Top Two,'" accessed January 6, 2014
  3. Ballotpedia research conducted December 26, 2013 through January 3, 2014 researching and analyzing various state websites and codes.
  4. Newsday, "Duffy says departure was his decision; Bellone in the mix for lieutenant governor," May 8, 2014
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 5.3 5.4 5.5 5.6 5.7 5.8 New York State Board of Elections, "Candidate Petition List," accessed July 10, 2014
  6. 6.0 6.1 New York State Board of Election, "Candidate Petition List," accessed July 9, 2014
  7. New York Daily News, "Zephyr Teachout confirms plans for a Democratic primary against Gov. Cuomo," June 13, 2014
  8. New York State Board of Elections, "Candidate Petition List," accessed July 15, 2014
  9. New York Daily News, "Rob Astorino's Potential Governor Run Gets Encouragement, No Promises, From Chris Christie (UPDATED)," November 25, 2013
  10., "Hawkins steps up to take on Cuomo, Governor 1%," January 16, 2014
  11. Michael McDermott New York Governor 2014, "About," accessed April 21, 2014
  12. News10, "Nathan LeBron seeks Libertarian endorsement for NY Governor run," February 27, 2014
  13. 13.0 13.1 13.2 13.3 13.4 The Libertarian Perty of Suffolk County, NY, "Michael McDermott to Lead Libertarian Team in Drive for Governor’s Race," April 27, 2014
  14. Richard Cooper for NY Governor, "About Richard," March 13, 2014
  15. Chris Edes for Governor, "About Chris," March 13, 2014
  16. New York Post, "Pol running for gov," June 17, 2013
  17. Huffington Post, "Carl Paladino Says He May Run For New York Governor As Conservative Party Candidate," August 26, 2013
  18. The Militant, "Socialist Workers candidates raise fighting demands for working class," May 12, 2014
  19. New York Post, "Cuomo’s pick for Lt. Gov. facing challenge from left," May 26, 2014
  20. New York Daily News, "Zephyr Teachout confirms plans for a Democratic primary against Gov. Cuomo," June 13, 2014
  21., "Offering New Yorkers a choice," May 8, 2014
  22. New York Daily News, "John Cahill takes major step toward NY attorney general run by creating campaign committee," APril 26, 2014
  23. SILive, "Donovan: No rematch with Schneiderman in 2014 attorney general's race," November 8, 2013
  24. Times Union, "Garcia hits the rubber chicken dinner circuit," July 23, 2013
  25. DiNapoli 2014 for Comptroller, "Homepage," accessed April 19, 2013