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New York Political Leader Dies At 87

AP | Posted 04.18.2014 | Black Voices

NEW YORK (AP) — Longtime New York political powerhouse Basil (BAZ'-uhl) Paterson has died. His family says Paterson died Thursday night at Mount Si...

Adam Goldberg

Former Dem Gov: 'Plenty Of Reasons' Obama Could Be 'One-Term President'

HuffingtonPost.com | Adam Goldberg | Posted 04.12.2012 | Politics

540 Park at The Loews Regency Hotel in New York City is the stuff of legend. For years, powerful figures have frequented the self-described "home of t...

Gov. Paterson Gives $5 Million To NJ For 2014 Super Bowl

nydailynews.com | By Kenneth Lovett | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

ALBANY - Fiscal crisis be damned, lame-duck Gov. Paterson is on a multimillion-dollar spending spree. Paterson has quietly doled out nearly $17 milli...

Gov. Paterson On 'Ground Zero Mosque': Support Growing For Alternative Site

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

ALBANY, N.Y. — New York Gov. David Paterson says he believes support is growing for a possible land swap to provide an alternate site for a mosq...

Andrew Cuomo Courts Black Leaders In New York For Governorship

nytimes.com | DANNY HAKIM | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Andrew Cuomo has made inroads among younger generations of black political and religious leaders in places like central Brooklyn and southeastern Quee...

Kirsten Gillibrand Weighed Down By Paterson Anchor

AP | VALERIE BAUMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

ALBANY, N.Y. — New York Gov. David Paterson keeps sinking in the public's opinion, and Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand is stuck in the vortex: She has t...

Can Paterson Learn From The Secret Race to Replace Jon Corzine?

John R. Bohrer | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
John R. Bohrer

Unfortunately for Paterson, he has disadvantages that Corzine did not: a contested primary next September and powerful leaders opposed to his renomination.

Gillibrand "Frightened" By Growing Opposition, Worried She'll Be Defeated Next Year

New York Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

US SEN. Kirsten Gilli brand is nervously telling friends that Gov. Paterson's sharp drop in popularity may lead to her defeat in next year's all-but-c...

NY Unions Hammering Gov. Paterson Over Proposed Cuts To Hospitals, Nursing Homes

New York Observer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Two health care organizations, including the state's largest union, are beginning a multi-million dollar political campaign opposing David Paterson's ...

Gillibrand: 'I Realize You Don't Know Much About Me'

AP | MICHAEL GORMLEY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ALBANY, N.Y. — Instantly opening a rift among New York Democrats, Rep. Kirsten Gillibrand _ a little-known, pro-gun Democrat from a rural Republ...

Paterson Still Undecided For Clinton Replacement

CBS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In Washington for Barack Obama's inauguration, New York Governor David Paterson ended up talking about Hillary Clinton and the U.S. Senate seat she re...

Elect Hillary's Replacement

Aaron Zelinsky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Aaron Zelinsky

There would be the added cost of a special election, but that's a small price to pay for a Senate seat (which, as Governor Blagojevich so eloquently reminded us, is no cheap thing).

David Paterson Press Conference: Affairs With "Several" Women, Two Worked For The State

New York Observer | AZI PAYBARAH | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

**UPDATED 03/19** NY Post, NY Daily News Covers: From the front pages of the New York Post and the New York Daily News, Wednesday, March 19th: ...

David Paterson, New York's New Governor, Admits To Extramarital Affairs For Years

New York Daily News | Juan Gonzalez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

UPDATE 3/18: From The New York Observer: During a nearly half-hour press conference at the state capitol in Albany, David Paterson said he has had af...

"Spitzer! The Musical": A Scandal That Toppled A Governor, In Verse

Huffington Post | Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Why Animals And Governors Struggle With Monogamy

Huffington Post | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

That question of whether monogamy is natural or not has been kicked around probably since it was decided that monogamy should be natural. Now with Sp...

Incoming Governor David Paterson Asked: Have You Slept With Prostitutes?

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

From the New York Daily News: The Capitol Red Room is jam-packed with reporters, lobbyists, and state staffers for LG David Paterson's first press c...

David Paterson Admits Using Cocaine, Marijuana In His 20s

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

New York's new governor, who disclosed last week that he and his wife both committed adultery several years ago, said Monday that he used cocaine in h...

David Paterson: Who Is He?

236.com | 23/6: News You Can Misuse | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

New York governor Eliot Spitzer has finally resigned because he put his peepee in some hos, and the state's Lieutenant Governor, David A. Paterson, is...

Obama Camp Trying To Woo Paterson Away From Clinton

New York Times | DAVID KOCIENIEWSKI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

As he prepares to assume New York State's highest elected office, Lt. Gov. David A. Paterson is getting plenty of attention from the Democratic candid...

David Paterson: New York's Next Governor

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

If New York Governor Eliot Spitzer is forced to step down over his involvement in the prostitution ring Emperor's Club VIP, Lieutenant Governor David ...