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Former New York Governor David Paterson (file / credit: Steve Mack/Getty Images)

David Paterson To Be New Chairman Of New York Democratic Party

Gov. Andrew Cuomo said his predecessor in New York’s highest office, David Paterson, will be the new chairman of the New York State Democratic Party.

05/21/2014

Former New York Governor David Paterson (file / credit: Steve Mack/Getty Images)

Former Gov. David Paterson Pushes For Pension Bill To Help Injured NYPD Cop Rosa Rodriguez

Former New York Gov. David Paterson is urging state lawmakers should pass a law exempting NYPD Officer Rosa Rodriguez, critically injured during a fire in Coney Island last month, from receiving only a reduced pension.

05/19/2014

Retired politician Basil Paterson, father of New York Gov. David Paterson, waves at his son's swearing-in ceremony March 17, 2008 in Albany.  (credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Basil Paterson, Father Of Former Gov. David Paterson, Influential NY Politician Dies At 87

The Democrat served as a state senator, deputy New York City mayor and New York’s first black secretary of state. He was part of the influential “Gang of Four’.’

04/17/2014

Former New York Governor David Paterson (file / credit: Steve Mack/Getty Images)

Former Gov. Paterson Takes Post With Job Recruitment Firm

Former New York State Gov. David Paterson has taken on a new post with a company that aims to streamline job recruiting.

02/24/2014

Now former New York governor David Paterson and his wife Michelle admitted they both had affairs. They made that admission shortly after he was sworn-in to replace Eliot Spitzer, who himself resigned amid a prostitution scandal. (file/Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Former Gov. David Paterson, Wife File For Divorce

A representative for the Democratic former governor said Tuesday that he and Michelle Paige Paterson have already finalized the terms. She didn’t immediately return a call to her office.

01/21/2014

Former New York Governor David Paterson (file / credit: Steve Mack/Getty Images)

David Paterson ‘Stunned’ By Eliot Spitzer’s Run For New York City Comptroller

Former New York Gov. David Paterson said he was in “stunned disbelief” when he learned that his old boss, Former Gov. Eliot Spitzer, had entered the race for New York City comptroller.

07/11/2013

Former New York Governor Eliot Spitzer (file / credit: Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)

Spitzer Heckled, Asks Public For ‘Forgiveness’ In Bid For NYC Comptroller

Former Gov. Eliot Spitzer met with voters in Union Square on Monday to launch his comeback attempt.

07/08/2013

Now former New York governor David Paterson and his wife Michelle admitted they both had affairs. They made that admission shortly after he was sworn-in to replace Eliot Spitzer, who himself resigned amid a prostitution scandal. (file/Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Former Gov. David Paterson Splits With Wife

A representative said the couple’s decision was “mutual and amicable.”

09/30/2012

In this June 19, 2008 file photo, New York Gov. David Paterson, left, and aide David Johnson walk down the steps of the Capitol in Albany, N.Y. (AP Photo/Mike Groll, File)

Former Gov Aide David Johnson To Begin Life Of Service Following Guilty Plea

“My mission in going forward is to be a pristine member of public service, to give back all of the knowledge and everything that I have,” Johnson said.

01/02/2012

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B&C Morning Show: Talking Sports, Remembering 9/11 With Former Governor David Paterson

The former governor of New York, David Paterson spends a few minutes chatting with Boomer and Craig about a variety of subjects.

WFAN–09/12/2011

Marchers hold signs thanking Governor Andrew Cuomo for keeping his campaign promise and legalizing Same-Sex Marriage during the 2011 NYC LGBT Pride March on the streets of Manhattan on June 26, 2011. (Photo by Jemal Countess/Getty Images)

A Look At The History Of Gay Rights In New York State

The fight to legalize same-sex marriage in New York state didn’t happen overnight. Gay rights advocates have been fighting for decades to make it happen.

07/24/2011

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Ex-New York Governors Spitzer, Paterson Close Campaign Accounts

Do you think Eliot Spitzer or David Paterson will return to politics at some point? Share your thoughts inside.

07/15/2011

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Former Gov. Paterson Hosts Radio Show On WFAN

David Paterson took the WFAN airwaves Monday night for a three-hour show in which he talked NCAA Tournament, Knicks basketball and the New York Mets.

03/28/2011

Governor David Paterson (AP Photo)

Paterson Preaches Pension Reform On Last Day In Office

As his nearly three-year roller coaster ride as New York Governor neared its end, David Paterson was on CNBC Friday talking pension reform.

12/31/2010

New York Attorney General Andrew Cuomo stands on stage in the park with his girlfriend, Food Network host Sandra Lee, following his announcement that he is running for the Governor of New York on May 22, 2010 in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Cuomo To Swear In Two Hours Early

Gov.-Elect Andrew Cuomo is hitting the ground running as he prepares to start his new job on Jan. 1, 2011. He’s even getting an early start. Cuomo will take the oath of office two hours early at 10 p.m. on Friday.

12/31/2010

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