Fox News reported on Friday that Democratic Governor of New York Andrew Cuomo might be politically at risk in his bid for reelection next year. The media outlet stated that Republican Representative Lee Zeldin of New York “is being encouraged by Republicans to run next year against Gov. Andrew Cuomo.”
A Republican consultant with ties to the congressman reportedly told Fox News, “In the last 48 hours a significant number of large donors and influential Republicans have reached out to Lee Zeldin to ask him to take on Cuomo.”
Cuomo is a three-term Democratic governor of New York who has recently been the subject of intense scrutiny for his mishandling of coronavirus patients and is now being investigated.
As reported by The Daily Wire:
New York Democrat Governor Andrew Cuomo is under investigation by the United States Attorney for the Eastern District of New York, as well as the FBI, for his administration’s decision to send recovering coronavirus