Author, Zephyr Teachout, discusses her new book ‘BREAK ‘EM UP: Recovering Our Freedom from Big Ag, Big Tech, and Big Money.’
Posted by HILL TV on Wednesday, July 29, 2020
Zephyr Teachout at a 2014 Pride March
Zephyr Rain Teachout
|Other names||Zephyr Rain Teachout|
|Occupation||Attorney, law professor|
In 2014, Teachout ran for the Democratic Party nomination for governor of New York and lost to incumbent Governor Andrew Cuomo, receiving 34% of the primary vote.In 2016, Teachout was a candidate for the United States House of Representatives in New York’s 19th congressional district. Teachout won the Democratic primary before losing to Republican John Faso. In 2018, Teachout was a candidate for New York State attorney general in the 2018 elections but lost the Democratic nomination to Letitia James. Her candidacy was endorsed by The New York Times.