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Cynthia Nixon


Ahead of Tuesday Primary, Progressive Candidates Vow 'to Bust Up Big-Money Politics in New York'

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Cynthia Nixon come together to "speak of their shared progressive, people-powered campaigns taking on centrist, corporate Democrats"

Jessica Corbett ·

'Huge Win for Democracy': Nationwide Celebrations as NYC Residents Approve Ranked-Choice Voting Ballot Measure

With the new system, said one supporter, "candidates will have to knock on the door of not just a certain plurality, but on the diverse doors of NYC's mosaic majority."

Jessica Corbett ·

'We Changed Albany Forever': Cuomo Defeats Nixon, But Progressives Crush GOP-Collaborating Democrats in New York

"This is an incredible moment for progressives, but it's not just a moment—it's a movement, and this movement is only growing stronger."

Jake Johnson ·

While Staying Out of NY Governor's Race, Sanders Endorses Zephyr Teachout and Jumaane Williams

"The progressive movement today is transforming American politics from coast to coast. This Thursday, New York state voters can take us a major step forward."

Jake Johnson ·

Days After Endorsing Cuomo, NYT Calls His Party's Anti-Semitism Smear Against Cynthia Nixon 'Nearly as Sleazy as It Gets'

"This is an attack not only on my children and my character, but on all New Yorkers."

Jake Johnson ·

The Cuomo-Nixon Debate Was a Preview of Democrat-DSA Battles to Come

Democrat Sith Lord Gov. Andrew Cuomo slimed his way past the corporate money issue and attacked Cynthia Nixon’s celebrity

Matt Taibbi ·

'We Don't Need a Corrupt Corporate Democrat': In Heated NY Debate, Nixon Counters Cuomo With Bold Progressive Message

Challenger Cynthia Nixon promised to end the "incredible corruption" of the governor's seven-year tenure by bringing ambitious vision and people-powered politics to New York

Jake Johnson ·

Denouncing 'Centrist, Corporate Democrats,' Cynthia Nixon Declares: 'This Is a Time to Fight'

"This is not a time to settle for the way things are," the New York gubernatorial candidate says at progressive conference

Andrea Germanos ·

Endorsing Cynthia Nixon and Jumaane Williams, DSA's Largest Chapter Calls Candidates 'Best Chance We Have to Win' Progressive Reforms

In their races for governor and lieutenant governor, Nixon and Williams have endorsed progressive reforms including Medicare for All and affordable housing

Julia Conley ·

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