ALBANY, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) — Republican and former Westchester County Executive, Rob Astorino joined Congressman Lee Zeldin and Lewis County Sheriff Michael Carpinelli on the list of those seeking the GOP nomination for New York State governor.

Astorino says his campaign will focus on education, the economy, and lowering taxes. He stopped in Syracuse Thursday morning.  

Astorino was the republican-backed candidate for governor in 2014 against Andrew Cuomo as well.