Governor David Paterson

Veterans Day Parade Guide 2012Veterans Day marks an opportunity for U.S. military service members to come together and remember the sacrifices they’ve made.
Colleagues Remember Fallen Agent; Possible L.I. 'Friendly Fire' Death Highlights Training FlawsThere is little training to teach law enforcement officers on how to handle encounters with off-duty and plainclothes officers, often leading to tragic results.
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.
Governor Cuomo Wants Harsher Penalties For Texting And Driving Cuomo's proposal would make texting, tweeting and gaming at the wheel a primary offense. That means drivers would face 3 points on their license and up to a $150 fine.
Ex-Gov. David Paterson Won't Be Charged With PerjuryFormer New York Gov. David Paterson won't be charged with perjury on accusations that he lied about taking free Yankees tickets for the 2009 World Series while he was in office.
Paterson Defends Pardons Given To ImmigrantsGov. David Paterson continued defending decisions made in his final month in office, including two dozen pardons.
Gov. Paterson: Firings Should Have Followed Kennedy LeakPaterson said some campaign staffers spread unfounded rumors about Caroline Kennedy after she dropped out of contention to be appointed U.S. senator.
Paterson Aide Terminated After NY Domestic DisputeJohnson has pleaded not guilty to assault, menacing, harassment and criminal mischief in the Halloween 2009 incident.
Governor Paterson To Sign NY Wage Protection BillThe National Employment Law Project, based on a worker survey, estimates New York City employers shortchange their low-wage workers, including those in the retailing and restaurant businesses, by almost $1 billion a year.
Gov. Paterson Vetoes Natural Gas Drilling MoratoriumNew York Gov. David Paterson has issued an executive order prohibiting the hydraulic fracturing process of drilling for natural gas until at least July 1.
Advocates Call For More NY Parks FundingAdvocacy groups are calling for a new source of revenue to revitalize New York's parks and historic sites.
Gov. Paterson Wants NJ, Fed Help For Tappan ZeeThe cost to rebuild the Tappan Zee is estimated as high as $16 billion.