Articles Tagged ‘Gov. David A. Paterson’


Top 10 Political Stories of 2010: Year In Review

10. This Amazing Race Was Almost Over Before it Began—Gov. David Paterson launched his gubernatorial campaign on Feb. 20 at Hofstra, slamming “pundits and politicians”…

At Hofstra, Paterson Kicks Off Campaign

David Paterson launched his campaign for a full four-year term as New York’s governor Saturday with a combative campaign speech that mocked recent reports about his job performance and personal life.

“After all you have heard, there’s one rumor I will confirm, I am running for governor this year,” Paterson said to a crowd of about 400 at Hofstra University

NYS Gov. Requests Crop Assistance

New York State Governor David A. Paterson requested July 27 that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) assign 17 New York counties, including Suffolk, agricultural disaster areas due to the bad weather conditions that have been present during this year’s growing season.