>> It's official, actress then liberal activist Cynthia Nixon will run for governor of New York. The former star of the Sex and the City television series and movies, made the announcement via her twitter page after staying mum on the topic over the past few months.>> I really can't say much about it.
>> Have you ever thought about a career in politics at all?>> People have talked to me about it. People have talked to be about it before, so yeah.>> Nixon will challenge incumbent Andrew Cuomo for the Democratic nomination, who is seeking his third term. The life long New Yorker considers herself a progressive alternative to Cuomo and said in a statement, we want our government to work again, on healthcare, ending mass incarceration, fixing our broken subway.
Adding, we are sick of politicians who care more about headlines and power than they do about us, it can't just be business as usual anymore. The primary is scheduled for September 13th, with the general election on November 6th.