David Paterson http://wrvo.org en Cuomo chooses Hochul as running mate, still faces potential trouble from the left http://wrvo.org/post/cuomo-chooses-hochul-running-mate-still-faces-potential-trouble-left <p></p> Thu, 22 May 2014 10:48:17 +0000 Karen DeWitt 56170 at http://wrvo.org Cuomo chooses Hochul as running mate, still faces potential trouble from the left Former governor Paterson reflects on March on Washington http://wrvo.org/post/former-governor-paterson-reflects-march-washington <p><em>Wednesday marks 50 years since the famous March on Washington, when more than 200,000 Americans gathered in support of civil rights. Capital correspondent Karen Dewitt sat down with former governor David Paterson, the first African-American to serve as governor of New York state, to talk about the event and its impact on his life.</em></p><p>Karen Dewitt: Gov. Paterson, we’re really glad you could join us to talk about this topic. First of all, I want to know how old you were when the March on Washington happened.</p> Tue, 27 Aug 2013 12:32:29 +0000 Karen DeWitt 43243 at http://wrvo.org Former governor Paterson reflects on March on Washington Cuomo says troopers' "troubled" history is in the past http://wrvo.org/post/cuomo-says-troopers-troubled-history-past <p>New York’s first graduating class of New York State Police in three years received their diplomas in a ceremony Tuesday. Governor Andrew Cuomo, who spoke at the event, says he hopes some of the recent controversies surrounding New York’s elite police unit is behind them. Wed, 17 Oct 2012 19:03:55 +0000 Karen DeWitt 27671 at http://wrvo.org No agreement in Albany on teacher evaluations, so far http://wrvo.org/post/no-agreement-albany-teacher-evaluations-so-far <p>Governor Andrew Cuomo says he no longer thinks settling the issue of making teacher evaluations public is &ldquo;urgent,&rdquo; and will allow the legislature to leave later this week without an agreement on the matter.</p><p> Tue, 19 Jun 2012 13:35:25 +0000 Karen DeWitt 21184 at http://wrvo.org Richard Ravitch on the Campbell Conversations http://wrvo.org/post/richard-ravitch-campbell-conversations <p>Former Lieutenant Governor Richard Ravitch has been called a Renaissance Man, and Mr. Fix-It.</p><p>He was intimately involved in the fiscal turnaround for New York City during the 1970s and 1980s, and in 2009 Governor Paterson named him as Lieutenant Governor in the hopes that he could improve the state&rsquo;s budget process.</p><p>Now, he&rsquo;s chairing Syracuse Mayor Stephanie Miner&rsquo;s Municipal Financial Advisory Board, to advise the mayor on dealing with the city&rsquo;s fiscal problems.</p><p> Fri, 08 Jun 2012 19:28:00 +0000 Grant Reeher 20498 at http://wrvo.org