City & Region

Former AG Vacco may join Hochul’s gubernatorial administration as General Counsel

Former Republican Attorney General Dennis Vacco may join the administration of Kathy Hochul in the likely event that Governor Andrew Cuomo is impeached by the State Assembly, political operatives tell The Chronicle.  Vacco was the last Republican to serve as Attorney

2020 Democratic Presidential Primary

Cuomo privately asked Trump to be named Secretary of State in 2016

Sources close to the White House are telling The Chronicle that, in late November of 2016 just days ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo privately asked then-President-elect Donald J. Trump to nominate him Secretary of State in his