Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino expected to announce run for governor by Friday

Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino says an announcement about his plans to run for governor could be made by the end of the week. The

Hundreds of Westchester Republicans gathered in Hastings today for their annual breakfast at Westchester Manor.

Hundreds of Westchester Republicans gathered in Hastings today for their annual breakfast at Westchester Manor. (2/23/14)

HASTINGS - Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino says an announcement about his plans to run for governor could be made by the end of the week.

Astorino told News 12 a formal announcement could come by Friday. The two-term county executive shared the news while attending Westchester County's annual GOP breakfast Sunday.

Astorino received a warm welcome from hundreds of local Republicans at the event, which was held at the Westchester Manor in Hastings.

"Ultimately, people vote on the person who represents Westchester the best," says Astorino. "We did it twice in Westchester. It can be done with any Republican in New York."

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