Manatt’s Bruce Gyory, a senior advisor in the firm’s government and regulatory practice, was interviewed on Capitol Pressroom to discuss the results of the New York special election on April 24, 2018.
Gyory analyzed the special election results, focusing on Governor Cuomo’s letter to Senator Simcha Felder.
“I actually thought the governor’s letter … was moving him more toward passing legislation Democrats support,” said Gyory. “Kind of finessing how the Senate was going to be organized, so I didn’t see him as pushing him in a corner but trying to say to him, look, I think the electorate is going in a new direction, and you as a Democrat should be part of the new Democratic majority that is coming.”
Read the article here.