David Paterson

Governor David Paterson

Gov. Paterson Calls Legislature Back To Cap Taxes

Paterson proposed to cap the annual growth of local school and government taxes, which were among the highest in the nation.


New York Gov. David Paterson

Gov. Paterson Backs Property Tax Cap

Paterson supported a bill to cap yearly hikes at 4-percent or 120-percent of inflation, whichever is lower.


New York Gov. David Paterson

Gov: ‘No Choice’ But To Lay Off State Workers Early

Going back on a pledge not to layoff state workers before Jan. 1, Gov. David Paterson said Thursday a round of layoffs will begin before the end of 2010 to close New York’s massive budget gap.


Carl Paladino

‘Bad Cop’ Paterson Goes After Paladino

New York Democrats were piling up on Carl Paladino on Thursday, calling the Republican candidate for governor unworthy of the office.

WCBS 880–09/16/2010

A police officer in an honor guard stands at the reflecting pool at Ground Zero - New York, NY - Sep 11, 2010 - Photo: Chris Hondros/Getty Images

9/11 – The 9th Anniversary – Video/Audio On Demand

The moments in the 2010 program marking the times of the planes hitting and the towers falling.


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Paterson Signs Anti-Bullying Law

A new law requires New York school districts to protect children against bullying because of their sexual orientation or weight.


Quinna Hamby holds a sign during a rally protesting taxes on the Tuscarora Indian Nation in New York, Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2010. (AP Photo/ David Duprey)

New York Appeals Court Halts Indian Cigarette Tax

The latest in a tangled series of state and federal court decisions has halted New York state’s plan to collect taxes on cigarettes sold by Native American retailers to non-Indian customers.


Gov. Paterson

Gov May Face Criminal Charges Over Yankee Tix Snafu

A special investigator said Thursday Gov. David Paterson gave misleading testimony about getting free tickets to a Yankees World Series game last fall. And he could face criminal charges.


Ground zero mosque site (file)

Ground Zero Mosque Fuels Dueling Demonstrations In NYC

Two rallies were being held in Lower Manhattan Sunday, and as CBS 2’s Magee Hickey reports, one is for and one is against the building of a mosque near Ground Zero.


Proposed Mosque Site Near Ground Zero

Giuliani: Ground Zero Mosque Building More Hatred

The imam of the so-called ground zero mosque started his government sponsored tour of the Middle East on Thursday as former Mayor Rudy Giuliani became the latest to suggest a location switch.


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)

Gov. Paterson’s Aide Surrenders On Assault Charge

There was an arraignment Thursday in the case that helped de-rail Gov. David Paterson’s election hopes. A former aide to the governor was arrested and fingerprinted in the Bronx.


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Gov. Paterson Still Pushing For Property Tax Cap

A day after the Legislature passed one of the latest state budgets in New York history, Gov. David Paterson says he’ll still push lawmakers for his property tax cap.

1010 WINS–08/04/2010

Gov. Paterson Holds Town Hall  On State Budget

NY Senate May Lack Votes To Pass Late Budget

New York’s Legislature may end up responsible for the latest budget in state history after all.

CBS 2–07/27/2010