Wednesday, March 12, 2008
Eliot Spitzer has resigned as Governor of New York. David Paterson will become Governor of New York on Monday. Paterson will become the first African-American Governor of New York. He will be the first Governor of New York with a disability since Franklin Roosevelt.
Here are some articles on Paterson from today's NYTimes:
Paterson to Ascend to Power in Midst of Storm
Now a Different, but no less Dogged, Governor
Joy in Harlem at Paterson's Elevation
One from The Nation:
David Paterson: Activist, Progressive...Governor