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  1. Ravitch: It could have been the Goldman Sachs Tappan Zee BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Albany Times Union

    ... to the construction of the new Tappan Zee Bridge, Ravitch shared a story from his tenure as former Gov. David Paterson's appointed No. 2. "At one point when I was up here, Paterson calls me one day and he says, 'Dick! Goldman Sachs' people were just ...

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  2. Is drinking soda the new smoking?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... a variety of tactics to makesugary drinks less attractive, and many have failed. In 2010, then New York Gov. David Paterson sought a penny-an-ounce "fat tax" on soda and other sugary drinks. After a multi-million-dollar campaign by the beverage ...

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  3. Is drinking soda the new smoking?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | CBS News

    ... variety of tactics to make sugary drinks less attractive , and many have failed. In 2010, then New York Gov. David Paterson sought a penny-an-ounce "fat tax" on soda and other sugary drinks. After a multi-million-dollar campaign by the beverage ...

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  4. What's next for Harlem's Assembly member Keith Wright?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | Columbia Spectator

    ... and a fixture in Harlem politics. Wright may be waiting to become speaker of the State Assembly-former Gov. David Paterson said in an Oct. 17 Gotham Gazette article , "He is in line for other opportunities - I think he'd do very well as Speaker." ...

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  5. Caroline Kennedy Fast FactsRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 11 | Valley News Live

    July 16, 1999 - Her brother, John F. Kennedy, Jr., his wife, Carolyn Bessette-Kennedy, and sister-in-law, Lauren Bessette, are killed in plane crash near Martha's Vineyard. December 2008 - New York Governor David Paterson confirms Kennedy has expressed interest in filling Hillary Clinton's former Senate seat, the same seat her uncle Robert Kennedy held at his death in 1968.

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  6. 10 Facts About Loretta LynchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | Black Enterprise

    ... Eliot Spitzer, asked Lynch to join him on the Democratic ticket for governor. She declined before he chose David Paterson. 9. If Lynch is confirmed, it will be the first time in nearly 200 years that a president has elevated a United States attorney ...

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  7. Tar Heel Democrat boss threatens party faithful with intimidation, voter shameRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | Examiner.com

    ... and inappropriate." According to former New York Governor and current Chairman of the NY Democratic Committee David Paterson, the letter and it's intimidating tone is essentially no big deal. Paterson defended the letters, calling the mailer a ...

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  8. Bill Hammond: How Cuomo lost his friendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | New York Daily News

    ... ago, Cuomo had the advantage of being the new guy taking over after the chaos of Eliot Spitzer's resignation, David Paterson's shaky stewardship, the Great Recession and a coup that paralyzed the state Senate. His admirably detailed agenda, spelled ...

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  9. Bloomberg - Ken PrewittRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 4 | WGST-AM Atlanta

    ... numerous high-profile newsmakers including former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan, New York Governor David Paterson, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, Texas billionaire T. Boone Pickens, MLB Hall of Famer Reggie Jackson, Ford Executive ...

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  10. NYPD Officer Attacked With Hatchet Only Eligible for $29-a-Day in PensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | DNAInfo.com

    ... pension plans for other recently hired state and local employees. However, In January 2009, then-Gov. David Paterson vetoed a bill that routinely extended pension coverage for police and firefighters in a bid to reduce labor pension costs throughout ...

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  11. Stately new restaurant opens in the ESBRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 1 | The Real Deal

    ... traint served notables such as New York City Police Commissioner William Bratton and former New York Governor David Paterson. [Crain's] - Christopher Cameron

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  12. Top NY Dems have not voted in recent electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 31 | New York Post

    The state Democratic Party needs to send menacing get-out-the-vote letters to a new group of slackers - its own leaders. A Post review of Board of Elections records found that Democratic Party brass - including state party Chairman David Paterson and Brooklyn Democratic leader Frank Seddio - didn't vote in recent elections.

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  13. Democrats Send 'Creepy Mailer' Before Halloween: We'll Know if You Didn't VoteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 31 | Breitbart.com

    ... not voted in two of the last four elections. The New York State Democratic Committee, chaired by former Gov. David Paterson, defended the threatening letters and referred to them as standard practice throughout the country. "This flier is part of ...

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  14. Patina takes a shine to Empire State BuildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 31 | New York Business.com

    ... sland hotel that the family owned. New York City Police Commissioner William Bratton and former New York Gov. David Paterson were among State Grill and Bar's first guests.

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  15. NY Post: Democrats Send Bully Letters Shaming 1M VotersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 31 | News Max

    ... received a "significant" number of complaints about the note. The committee, chaired by former New York Gov. David Paterson, claimed that the scare tactic is standard practice throughout the country. "This flier is part of the nationwide Democratic ...

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  16. NY Democrats Are Now 'Vote Shaming' Registered DemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 30 | Sweetness & Light

    ... failed to vote in previous midterm elections, according to the group. The committee - chaired by former Gov. David Paterson - defended the scare tactic, calling it standard practice throughout the countrya Paterson declined to comment Such attempts ...

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  17. Moss says Cuomo's racial charges are 'pot calling the kettle black'aRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 30 | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

    ... a Democratic primary in 2006 against then-Comptroller Carl McCall and again in 2006, shortly after then-Gov. David Paterson declined to seek re-election. "I would say to fellow African-Americans who are going to go out and vote Nov. 4: Remember, ...

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    Thursday Oct 30 | Albany Times Union

    ... it's Andrew Cuomo who screwed up Carl McCall's run for governor. It's Andrew Cuomo who stepped in front of David Paterson for governor," Moss, who is African-American, said. "When you talk about the pot calling the kettle black, Andrew Cuomo's got a ...

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  19. School bosses think SMART, prefer eliminating gapRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 30 | Recorder

    ... considered instead. The Gap Elimination Adjustment was introduced for the 2010-11 fiscal year by former Gov. David Paterson as a way to help close New York's then $10 billion budget deficit. Under the legislation, a portion of the state's funding ...

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  20. On 'The Death of Klinghoffer,' Justice Ginsburg Finds for the DefenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | WSJ Media and Advertising

    The John Adams opera opened last week at New York's Metropolitan Opera amid accusations that the 1991 work is anti-Semitic and glorifies terrorism. While former Mayor Rudolph Giuliani and former Gov. David Paterson joined protests outside Lincoln Center , Justice Ginsburg took her seat inside.

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