State Republicans expected to announce candidate for governor

In a few hours state Republicans are expected to pick their next candidate for governor.

The main event of the GOP convention in Manhattan will take place this morning.

Four candidates including former Long Island Congressman Rick Lazio and Suffolk County Executive Steve Levy are vying for the spot.

Both candidates say they are the only ones who can beat Democratic nominee Andrew Cuomo.

Yesterday Republicans nominated retired CIA agent Gary Bernsten as their choice to run against Charles Schumer for U.S. Senate.

State Republican Convention kicks off

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