| Dec 13, 2009
| 10:59 AM
Governor David A. Paterson announced Sunday that 10% of state aid payments will be delayed, directly affecting local governments, schools, hospitals and non-profits.
Paterson said the move was necessary because the state coffers are currently $1...
| Jan 13, 2010
| 10:46 AM
Governor David Paterson spoke out Wednesday, a day after his teenage son was placed in police custody for loitering outside his Upper West Side high school.
The governor told FOX News his son Alex was playing a game of dice with some friends when...
| Jan 23, 2010
| 12:45 PM
Thousands of fans came out to the New York Jets' training camp in Florham Park Saturday for a special send-off before Sunday's AFC Championship game.
Gang Green will fly off to Indianapolis Saturday to take on the Colts in a fight to play in their second...
| Jun 23, 2009
The deadlocked State Senate will meet this afternoon on orders from Gov. David A. Paterson, though whether bills are adopted remains very much in doubt.
The coalition of 30 Republicans and one rebel Democrat, who upended the Senate on June 8, is...
| Jun 23, 2009
| 2:58 PM
For the first time ever, voters in New York State are backing a law permitting same-sex couples to marry, according to a poll released by Quinnipiac University Tuesday.
The poll found 51 percent of New Yorkers supported gay marriage compared to 41...
| Jun 28, 2009
New York City's biggest show of gay pride was as campy and colorful as ever, but with the spectacle always comes the cry for equality.
The community had hoped this would have been a true wedding march down fifth avenue, but with the state senate at a...
| Jul 8, 2009
| 2:11 PM
New York Governor David Paterson named Richard Ravitch - the former MTA chairman credited most recently with devising a plan to help bail out the cash-strapped transportation agency - as lieutenant governor Wednesday, in an effort to end the stalemate...
| Jul 14, 2009
Gov. David A. Paterson is expected to name a new chairman and chief executive officer to the Metropolitan Transportation Authority at noon Tuesday.
Jay Walder is will be put up for nomination as the MTA's new leader and may end up managing the nation's...
| Aug 2, 2009
| 12:55 PM
Governor David Paterson unveiled yesterday his plan to utilize $25.5 million in stimulus money to finance a new, environmentally-friendly Long Island Rail Road.
Using money from the federal economic-recovery package, a train-washing station will be built...
| Aug 11, 2009
An arbitration panel has awarded transit workers with a generous 3 year contract that includes wage increases of more than 11 percent. And in a significant development, the panel also rolled back a portion of the employee health care contribution that the...
| Aug 22, 2009
Gov. David A. Paterson suggested during a radio interview Friday that race has been a factor in his political woes.
Linking himself with President Barack Obama and other black office holders, Paterson suggested the "crescendo" of calls for him not to...