Former New York Governor Mario Cuomo dead at 82

File photo of Democratic Governor Andrew Cuomo embracing his father Mario after being re-election at the U.S. midterm race in New YorkBy T.G. Branfalt ALBANY, N.Y. (Reuters) – Mario Cuomo, the three-time governor of New York and a leading voice of the Democratic Party’s liberal wing who turned down several invitations to seek the U.S. presidency, died on Thursday. He was 82. His death came on the same day that his eldest son, Andrew Cuomo, delivered inaugural addresses in Manhattan and Buffalo, New York, after being sworn in for his own second term as governor. …

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