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  1. EXCLUSIVE: Lawmaker rips Blaz for delaying pension billRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | New York Daily News

    ... and firefighters hired before then get. It would effectively negate a cost-saving measure implemented by Gov. David Paterson and lawmakers during the recession. That measure gave newly hired officers disability pensions equal to only 50% of their ...

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  2. Lippman leaving liberal legacy on Cuomo-dominated courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Albany Times Union

    ... retirement age for judges. Next year, Lippman's job will be held by someone else. It was 2009 when Gov. David Paterson nominated Lippman to succeed Chief Judge Judith Kaye , the first woman to lead the high court. Lippman was then the presiding ...

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  3. EB-5 farce: my blog used to help sell Nassau Coliseum investment to...Read the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | Atlantic Yards Report

    ... President Marty Markowitz, former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg, and former New York State Governor David Paterson. There's no regulation, and they get away with what they can. (I did nudge the U.S. State Department about the improper use of a ...

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  4. Capital Region school district budgets up for public voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Albany Times Union

    ... Gap Elimination Adjustment would bring them back to full funding. The GEA, introduced in 2010 by former Gov. David Paterson , ultimately spread out the state's fiscal shortfall by reducing the amount of aid the state was supposed to provide school ...

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  5. Help wanted: So you want to be New Yorka s chief judge aRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Albany Times Union

    ... by as much as a decade, but it was defeated by state voters in 2013. Lippman was appointed by former Gov. David Paterson in 2009. He has been a friend of former Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver since boyhood . Gov. Andrew Cuomo's nominee for ...

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  6. De Blasio Surprises Police and Fire Unions With New Disability PackageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | DNAinfo.com

    ... before the late afternoon announcement. A two-tiered disability system was created six years ago under Gov. David Paterson where police officers and firefighters hired after July 2009 who were disabled in the line of duty were no longer entitled to ...

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  7. De Blasio admin. wants to partly restore NYPD, FDNY benefitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | New York Daily News

    ... for life. But in 2009 new hires got thrown into a different disability classification when then-Gov. David Paterson failed to sign an extender bill rolling them over into the same pension tier. As a result, their benefits are just about $10,000 ...

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  8. DEC Releases Final Hydrofracking ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Your News Now

    ... at the end of last year. Hydrofracking had been under a defacto ban in New York since 2008, when then-Gov. David Paterson moved to begin the environmental review process. The document released today will likely be closely reviewed by environmental ...

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  9. Unions Blast Bill de Blasio's Proposed Fix for Public PensionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | The New York Observer

    ... to receive 75 percent of their former salary. But in response to the 2008 financial collapse, former Gov. David Paterson refused to sign off on the bill, leaving the workers getting just one-half of a three or five year average of their pay, deeply ...

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  10. Public hearing on Brushton-Moira 2015-16 budget draws no concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    ... district fiscally responsible to its residents. The Gap Elimination Adjustment was developed by former Gov. David Paterson to pay down part of the state's debt by taking a portion of foundation aid from school districts. Gov. Andrew Cuomo continued ...

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  11. Poll: Cuomo's approval rating hits its lowest levelRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Windsor Beacon

    ... said in a statement. "For Gov. Andrew Cuomo, how low is low? His predecessors' low points included 17% for David Paterson, 30% for Eliot Spitzer, 34% for George Pataki, and 32% for Mario Cuomo." Cuomo has faced a tumultuous second term. The leaders ...

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  12. Public approval of Cuomo, de Blasio sinks to new lowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | New York Business.com

    ... ute for Public Opinion. "For Gov. Andrew Cuomo, how low is low? His predecessors' low points included 17% for David Paterson, 30% for Eliot Spitzer, 34% for George Pataki and 32% for Mario Cuomo."

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  13. Latest Albany Scandal Spotlights CuomoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... son Adam Skelos were arrested on Monday by the U. S. Attorney's Office. Both pleaded not guilty. Former Gov. David Paterson, who is executive director of the New York State Democratic Party, said Cuomo will likely face criticism because he is the ...

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  14. New York Governor Cuomo wants to raise wages for fast food workers, all by himselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | The Washington Post

    ... a comprehensive wage order in 1986 that eliminated sub-minimum wages for youth workers. In 2009, Gov. David Paterson raised the tipped minimum wage. Gov. Cuomo himself raised wages for home health aides in 2012 -- setting different levels for ...

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  15. Former NY officials approved for state Court of ClaimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | 13WHAM

    ... d Robert Schwartz, a Nassau County prosecutor and brother of Larry Schwartz, who was secretary to former Gov. David Paterson and to Cuomo.

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    Tuesday May 5 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    ... Robert Schwartz, a Nassau County prosecutor and brother of Larry Schwartz, who was secretary to former Gov. David Paterson and to Cuomo. WIVB.com provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment ...

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  17. Firefighter, police unions postpone march on City Hall out of respect for fallen cop Brian MooreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | SILive.com

    ... hired after July 2009 and matching them to the level of those hired before. The law was changed by then-Gov. David Paterson. Before bills in the state legislature can move forward, the City Council must pass a "home rule" resolution supporting them. ...

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  18. Company asks top court to re-hear gas lease appealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

    ... grant Inflection had tried to invoke the force majeure clause in their gas leases, arguing that then-Gov. David Paterson's decision to keep fracking from moving forward pending a lengthy review allowed them to extend their gas leases with ...

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  19. April 30, 2015: Albany Law School and New York State Bar Association...Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | NYSBA

    ... State Senator John R. Dunne; former Assemblyman Dan Feldman; and Peter J. Kiernan, former counsel to Governor David Paterson. Their articles focus on New York's innovations in evidence-based crime prevention, the demise of the death penalty, access ...

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  20. Firefighters, police officers plan march on City HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | SILive.com

    ... hired after July 2009 and matching them to the level of those hired before. The law was changed by then-Gov. David Paterson. Before bills in the state legislature can move forward, the City Council must pass a "home rule" resolution supporting them. ...

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