progressive en Cuomo's approval down, following new gun law <p>Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s championing of strict new gun control laws in New York state has taken a toll on his popularity. A new poll finds that for the first time since taking office, Cuomo’s approval rating has dropped significantly. Thu, 31 Jan 2013 07:54:00 +0000 Karen DeWitt 32626 at Cuomo denies he's tacking left <p>Governor Andrew Cuomo, in his State of the State message, was widely perceived to have taken a leftward turn, with a priority list that includes gun control, abortion rights, and raising the minimum wage. The governor, though, says he hasn’t changed his ideology a bit. Fri, 11 Jan 2013 13:50:07 +0000 Karen DeWitt 31740 at