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Governors like pigs at the trough

...absolutely-essential-non-negotiable-if-we-don't-get-the-money-people-will- starve programs. New York Gov. David Paterson claims that, because tax revenues have plunged, 43 states now have budget deficits totaling around $100 billion...
Don't give Caroline Kennedy a 'bailout'

...has the audacity to come down off her lofty perch to essentially stage a public campaign to persuade New York Gov. David Paterson to appoint - make that anoint - her to the United States Senate. Sure thing. Let me give you the real lowdown on...
Outside editorial: Gov. Spitzer must resign his position

...apology - no more state business can be done with Spitzer at the helm. The governor's job would pass to the hands of David Paterson, 53, the former State Senate Democratic leader from Harlem. Paterson is respected on both sides of the aisle...
Outside editorial: Obama's Senate seat should be filled by election

...clear out in time to allow Biden's son to run for a full term. There's fevered speculation that New York Gov. David Paterson could tap Caroline Kennedy to replace Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton upon Clinton's confirmation as secretary of state...
Outside editorial: Disabled, not limited

It's a measure of David Paterson's self-effacing manner that, when he was sworn in Monday as governor of New York, he made a joke about being legally blind...
Some leaders are spiritually blind

...misconduct of high-ranking government officials, it is only fitting that New York now have a blind governor. Gov. David Paterson's physical inability to see symbolizes the moral blindness that has infected and corrupted our political leaders...


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