New York

Weisman, Steven R.
November 1978
New Republic;11/4/78, Vol. 179 Issue 19, p25
Analyzes the re-election prospects of New York's Democratic Governor Hugh L. Carey. Doubts about Carey's ability to defeat his Republican opponent, Perry B. Duryea; Significance of the result of the gubernatorial race on the re-election prospects of United States President Jimmy Carter; Election impact of Carey's conservative position on labor costs, welfare rolls and Medicaid disbursements; Observation that Carey is personally disliked by many voters because of his being impulsive and self-righteous; Carey's reputation of not keeping his word; Election impact of the primary challenge by his lieutenant governor Mary Anne Krupsak.


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