| Feb 9, 2010
| 2:29 PM
New York Governor David Paterson vehemently denied reports Tuesday he will resign or drop out of the governor's race amid a looming scandal that is set to be revealed in an upcoming New York Times article.
Paterson told reporters at a press conference,...
| Feb 10, 2010
| 10:48 AM
PIX News has learned that federal prosecutors are investigating Governor David Paterson's awarding of a lucrative contract to a politically connected group to run a gaming center at Aqueduct Raceway.
The embattled Governor who appears to have dodged...
| Jun 5, 2010
| 8:55 AM
Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg, Governor David A. Paterson and local officials today opened the newest section of Brooklyn Bridge Park at Pier 6 and kicked off the Governors Island 2010 public access season. Mayor Bloomberg also announced new, free weekend...
| Jun 19, 2010
| 12:58 PM
New York may soon top the nation as the state with the highest cigarette taxes, if a preliminary deal between Governor David A. Paterson and lawmakers is approved.
The new tax would boost the price of cigarettes by $1.60 across the state, raising the tax...
| Jun 26, 2010
| 1:19 PM
On the heels of the new tax on tobacco, Governor David A. Paterson is reviving a plan to bring more money to the state by allowing grocery stores to sell wine.
Deemed less controversial than taxing soda or tobacco, this latest addition to the emergency...
| Jun 29, 2010
| 7:37 AM
Another Manhattan hospital is closing its doors, this time in Harlem.
It has been just over two months since St. Vincent's Hospital closed up in Greenwich Village, and now North General Hospital is following suit.
On Monday, Governor David Paterson...
| Feb 18, 2010
| 6:02 AM
New York Public Advocate Bill de Blasio and UFT President Michael Mulgrew are set to hold several informational rallies throughout the city Thursday to protest the MTA's plan to eliminate free student MetroCards.
Public Advocate de Blasio's flyers asks...
| Feb 26, 2010
| 12:27 PM
Under mounting pressure not to run, Governor David Paterson announced Friday that he is officially ending his election bid.
At a news conference in his Midtown offices, Paterson cited an accumulation of distractions, but said he had never abused his...
| Mar 1, 2010
| 8:07 AM
New York Governor David Paterson vows to serve out his last 306 days in office despite calls for his resignation.
Gov. Paterson spoke at a breakfast forum Monday morning claiming that he still has the authority to govern and will continue to do so amid a...
| Dec 10, 2010
| 12:23 PM
Why did New York Governor David Paterson replace an MTA board member who's been a vocal critic of fare hikes and service cuts?
That's the question PIX 11's Greg Mocker put to Paterson on Thursday after it was revealed that Norman Seabrook was not...
| Jul 12, 2010
| 7:28 AM
Virtually everyone in one section of Brooklyn's Brownsville neighborhood has either been stopped, questioned and frisked by the police, or they know someone who has, according to a report in the the New York Times.
The analysis also shows that the...