Articles Tagged ‘New York State Gov. David Paterson’

Nassau and Suffolk Will Receive Federal Disaster Aid

New York State Governor David A. Paterson announced yesterday that President Barack Obama has issued a major federal disaster declaration for Nassau, Orange, Richmond, Rockland,…



Lazio Responds To Paterson’s Campaign Launch

Lots of gubernatorial action on Long Island today.

Soon after incumbent Gov. David Paterson launched his campaign at Hofstra University in Hempstead, former U.S. Representative Rick Lazio, a Republican from Suffolk County, gave a response.



Paterson Greenlights Wantagh Bike Path Guiderail

The popular Wantagh bike path to Jones Beach State Park may be even more popular next summer now that New York State officials have agreed to build…



Nassau’s Balancing Act

When Nassau County Executive Tom Suozzi, a Democrat, took office as the county’s chief financial manager in 2002, the Certified Public Accountant and former mayor of Glen Cove had his work cut out for him. Years of fiscal mismanagement under the previous administration of Republican Tom Gulotta had left the county in a state of economic collapse and on the brink of bankruptcy.