Obama still wants Paterson off the ticket

Fredric U. Dicker New York Post January 4, 2010

President Obama still wants Gov. Paterson dumped from the Democratic ticket, even though the field of GOP candidates for governor is weaker now that Rudy Giuliani is out of the race, a high-level source close to the White House told The Post.

Paterson told friends and […]

Gov. Paterson, Mayor Bloomberg and other NY pols: Health care bill is prescription for disaster

By Erin Einhorn and Kenneth Lovett in Albany And Michael McAuliff in Washington NY Daily News Tuesday, December 22, 2009

The Senate health reform bill is packed with lumps of coal for New York’s Christmas stocking.

Gov. Paterson, Mayor Bloomberg and other officials warned the Senate plan would:

– Force the city to close 100 […]

Wisdom of taxing rich questioned

CAJ note: One of our favorite sayings by Glenn Beck is, “No poor person ever gave me a job.”

Paterson, others say newest increases likely to end up driving people out of state

By MICHAEL GORMLEY, Associated Press Thursday, September 24, 2009 TimesUnion.com

ALBANY — This year, the deep pockets of New York’s rich were […]