Working Families Party endorses Cynthia Nixon for NY governor

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MANHATTAN -

A new show of support for actress Cynthia Nixon in the race for New York governor.

The progressive Working Families Party has endorsed the former "Sex and the City" star.

She's challenging incumbent Democrat Andrew Cuomo in the gubernatorial primary.

Nixon says she was honored to receive the endorsement and is "inspired by the enthusiasm of progressive working-class members of the party."

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