The New York Times reports:
Letitia James, the attorney general of New York, announced on Thursday that she was dropping out of the governor’s race and running instead for re-election.
Her decision upends the high-profile race for governor and further solidifies Gov. Kathy Hochul’s standing as the early front-runner.
“I have come to the conclusion that I must continue my work as attorney general,” Ms. James, a Democrat, wrote on Twitter.
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Breaking News: Letitia James, New York’s attorney general, said she was dropping out of the governor’s race and running instead for re-election. https://t.co/adZvPj0CJK
— The New York Times (@nytimes) December 9, 2021