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Gov. David Paterson

Gov. David Paterson (Credit: Jemal Countess/Getty Images)

Paterson Orders 2,000 State Jobs To Be Cut

Paterson has warned for months that deficits continue to mount in the state and layoffs would be likely by the end of the calendar year.

09/23/2010

Cigarettes from sting operation. (Photo/Stan Brooks)

Sting Op Uncovers Illegal Cigarette Sales On Reservation

New York City investigators secretly videotaped cigarette dealers on a Long Island Indian reservation illegally selling untaxed smokes for re-sale at city bodegas, officials said Thursday.

09/16/2010

Slot Machine (File Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

DiNapoli Approves Aqueduct Slots Contract

More than 1,000 video slot machines may soon be whirring at Aqueduct race track now that a contract for Genting New York LLC has gotten final approval.

09/13/2010

New York Gov. David Paterson

Paterson Signs Domestic Worker Rights Bill

New York Gov. David Paterson has signed into law the nation’s first extensive domestic workers’ rights measure, saying it corrects historic injustices.

08/31/2010

Proposed Mosque Site Near Ground Zero

Paterson: Mosque Developers ‘Hybrid, Almost Westernized’ Muslims

For weeks we’ve heard Gov. David Paterson say he’s got a plan to move the so-called ground zero mosque to another site. On Thursday he’s admitted that his idea is going nowhere.

08/26/2010

Bloomberg (L), Sharif (R)  (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

Bloomberg Meets With Cabbie At City Hall

A NYC taxi driver attacked in an alleged hate crime met privately with Mayor Michael Bloomberg, and fellow cabbies and members of the Muslim community were there to show their support.

08/26/2010

Proposed Mosque Site Near Ground Zero

Ground Zero Mosque On The Move?

There was a possible resolution in the works Tuesday night in the debate surrounding the proposed mosque and Islamic cultural center near ground zero.

08/17/2010

New York Gov. David Paterson

Commission Hears Paterson’s Yankee Tix Case

A lawyer for the State Public Integrity Commission says Gov. David Paterson violated ethics laws by soliciting five World Series tickets last year from the New York Yankees, a registered lobbyist.

08/17/2010

Governor David Paterson

Gov. Paterson Visits Jets Camp

New York Gov. David Paterson, a longtime Jets fan, stopped by the team’s training camp practice Friday and considered a career change after seeing 5-foot-6 wide receiver Larry Taylor.

WFAN–08/14/2010

Proposed Mosque Site Near Ground Zero

Paterson: Group Won’t Relocate Ground Zero Mosque

Gov. David Paterson said Wednesday that developers of an Islamic cultural center that would include a mosque near ground zero have rejected his offer to help them find a different site.

08/11/2010

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Gov. Paterson Offers Help Moving Ground Zero Mosque

New York Gov. David Paterson offered state help Tuesday if the developers of a proposed mosque near the site of the Sept. 11 attacks agree to move the project farther from the site.

08/10/2010

New York State Legislature

NY Legislature Returns to Session

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York’s Legislature is scheduled to return to session to close the state budget that was due April 1. But little if any action is expected at the Wednesday evening session. […]

1010 WINS–07/28/2010

David Paterson (AP Photo/Tim Roske)

Paterson Won't Face Charges in Domestic Violence Probe

A report looking into whether Gov. David Paterson broke the law by interfering in a domestic violence case is expected to be released Wednesday afternoon.

1010 WINS–07/28/2010

David Paterson (AP Photo/Tim Roske)

Paterson Won’t Face Charges in Domestic Violence Probe

A report looking into whether Gov. David Paterson broke the law by interfering in a domestic violence case is expected to be released Wednesday afternoon.

1010 WINS–07/28/2010

Gov. David Paterson (credit: Getty Images)

Gov. David Paterson Calls Legislature Back to Finish Budget

Paterson announced an extraordinary session for Wednesday beginning at 6 p.m. Budget isn’t finished.

1010 WINS–07/23/2010

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