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Buffalo real estate developer Carl Paladino is the Tea Party-backed Republican candidate for governor of New York.

He is running against Democratic candidate and state attorney general Andrew Cuomo.

Paladino has made headlines for being a tough-talking, mad-as-hell politician.Lashing out at hisopponents, he has said Cuomo "should be in jail",accused him of infidelity, and has proposed"taking a bat" to the New York state government.

But he has promises for New York too -

  • Slicing personal income tax by 10 percent in the first year.
  • Cutting the size of New York's government by 20%.
  • Eliminating or cutting taxes on manufacturers.
  • Killing capital gains taxes for industrial companies.

Carl Paladino joins us this Wednesdayon Happening Now.

What would you ask Carl? Leave your question in the comments section below. He may answer you live on the show!