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Former New York Gov. George Pataki participates in a discussion during a Christians United for Israel summit July 13, 2015, in Washington, DC. (Credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Pataki: ‘Things Are Getting Worse’ In NYC Under De Blasio

The Republican, whose presidential campaign has struggled to gain traction, said he hopes the Democratic mayor “gets his act together.”

08/25/2015

Donald Trump speaks to the press following a campaign rally on July 25, 2015 in Oskaloosa, Iowa. (Credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

CBS News Poll: Trump Leads GOP Presidential Field

Twenty-four percent of Republican primary voters surveyed said they favor the real estate magnate and reality TV star in 2016.

08/04/2015

MANCHESTER, NH - AUGUST 3: (L to R) Republican presidential candidates former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, Dr. Ben Carson, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, former CEO Hewlett-Packard Carly Fiorina, U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham (SC), Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, Ohio Gov. John Kasich, former New York Gov. George Pataki, former Texas Gov. Rick Perry, former U.S. Senator Rick Santorum (PA), Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker stand on the stage prior to the Voters First Presidential Forum at Saint Anselm College August 3, 2015 in Manchester, New Hampshire. The forum was organized in response to the Fox News debate later this week that will limit the candidates to the top 10 Republicans based on nationwide polls. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Christie, Pataki Among GOP Presidential Hopefuls Talking-Up Credentials In New Hampshire

The Republican Party’s presidential class demanded aggressive steps to curb illegal immigration, seizing on a delicate political issue while facing off in New Hampshire on Monday.

08/03/2015

Republican presidential candidate Chris Christie greets workers at the Italian American Heritage Festival on July 25, 2015, in Des Moines, Iowa.  (Credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Republican Presidential Candidates Try To Claw Their Way Into Debates

With the first debate of the Republican presidential campaign approaching, the White House hopefuls are trying everything they can to improve their polling position.

07/26/2015

ormer New York Governor George Pataki speaks to guests gathered for the Republican Party of Iowa's Lincoln Dinner at the Iowa Events Center on May 16, 2015 in Des Moines, Iowa. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Former N.Y. Gov. George Pataki Says He’s Running For President

In a video posted Thursday morning on YouTube, Pataki says America needs to recapture the spirit of unity that spread through the country in the wake of the 9/11 terrorist attacks.

05/28/2015

Cardinal Edward Egan waves before Timothy Dolan's Mass of Installation at St. Patrick's Cathedral April 15, 2009. (credit: Susan Watts-Pool/Getty Images)

Mourners Say Final Farewell To Cardinal Edward Egan During Funeral Mass At St. Patrick’s Cathedral

Cardinal Edward Egan was eulogized from the Fifth Avenue pulpit where he once preached.

03/10/2015

Former New York Gov. George Pataki (credit: Getty Images)

Pataki Says He’s ‘Seriously Considering’ Run For President

Former New York State Gov. George Pataki said in an interview released Monday that he is “seriously considering” a presidential run.

01/12/2015

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Mario Cuomo’s Wake Held In Manhattan

New York said farewell to the state’s former three-term governor, Mario Cuomo, at his Manhattan wake on Monday.

01/05/2015

PBA President Patrick Lynch speaks to reporters following the shooting deaths of two NYPD officers in Brooklyn on Dec. 20, 2014. (credit: Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS)

Police Unions, Others Blast De Blasio After Shooting Deaths Of Two NYPD Cops

Police union officials blasted Mayor Bill de Blasio, saying the blood of two NYPD cops who were shot and killed in Brooklyn is on his hands.

12/20/2014

Former Mayor Rudy Giuliani speaks to demonstrators on the opening night of "The Death Of Klinghoffer" at the Met. (Credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Hundreds Protest Met Premiere Of ‘The Death of Klinghoffer’

Some big-name politicians joined protesters in a growing firestorm against an opera they say glorifies Palestinian terrorists.

10/20/2014

Former New York Gov. George Pataki (credit: Getty Images)

George Pataki Reportedly Considering Run For White House

The former New York governor is reportedly considering running for president in 2016, though a former aide said Tuesday that talk of a campaign is premature.

09/30/2014

President Barack Obama speaks during the dedication ceremony in Foundation Hall at the National September 11 Memorial Museum on  May 15, 2014. Photo by Richard Drew-Pool/Getty Images)

Obama, Others Dedicate 9/11 Museum In Solemn Ceremony

The National September 11 Memorial Museum is being dedicated Thursday before opening to the general public May 21.

05/15/2014

Charter School (credit: CBS 2)

Irate Charter School Parents Filing Lawsuits Against De Blasio

Lawsuits are being filed this week over Mayor Bill de Blasio’s decision to move charter school students out of public school space.

03/10/2014

Former Gov. George Pataki, Gov. Andrew Cuomo and former state Comptroller Carl McCall (credit: http://www.governor.ny.gov)

Cuomo Taps Former Gov. George Pataki For Tax Relief Commission

Gov. Andrew Cuomo has appointed the Republican who defeated his dad for governor to come up with ways to cut taxes for businesses and middle class New Yorkers.

10/02/2013

Former New York Governor George Pataki. (file/credit: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Pataki Defends Himself Against Lawsuit Brought By Convicted Sex Offenders

Former New York Gov. George Pataki testified Tuesday about how more than 100 sex offenders came to be institutionalized after they finished their prison sentences.

07/23/2013

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