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Let me re-introduce Myself. I am David Paterson, and I am the Governor of New York State. Earlier this year, on March 17th, I used those words to conclude my address to the ...
by Governor David A Paterson
Comment Count 539 comments on Thu Nov 13, 2008 at 01:27 PM PST with 1166 Recommends
Tomorrow, I am going to be sworn in as the newest member of the US House of Representatives. It took a lot of people to make that happen, and I wanted to thank everyone in this community for ...
by Congressman Scott Murphy
Comment Count 384 comments on Tue Apr 28, 2009 at 09:39 AM PDT with 1049 Recommends
Yesterday I discussed some of the steps that my administration has taken to protect the rights of married couples. A clip from that news conference is below.
by Governor David A Paterson
Comment Count 465 comments on Fri May 30, 2008 at 10:23 AM PDT with 1009 Recommends
In the comment section of my last diary, Let me Re-Introduce Myself. I am David Paterson and I am the Governor of New York ...
by Governor David A Paterson
Comment Count 578 comments on Thu Dec 11, 2008 at 02:16 PM PST with 814 Recommends
Somebody had to do it. After months of negotiation and countless attempts at compromise, the Bush Administration is still refusing to let New York and other states across the country expand ...
by Eliot Spitzer
Comment Count 440 comments on Tue Oct 02, 2007 at 12:30 PM PDT with 807 Recommends
In many ways, the past forty years of Anglo-American history have been marked by a revolution of a few who live by wealth upon the many who live by labor. If the first half of the 20th century can ...
by ManfromMiddletown
Comment Count 855 comments on Sat Feb 07, 2009 at 10:09 AM PST with 805 Recommends
They are thousands-strong and growing: entering devastated neighborhoods yet to see outside help from established aid organizations. They are staffing donation drop off sites, running mobile food ...
by David Harris Gershon
Comment Count 303 comments on Fri Nov 02, 2012 at 08:18 PM PDT with 699 Recommends
Um, yeah, so we had a special guest at the OFA-NY office phonebank tonight. A really special guest. Kind of a big deal. Or, rather, kind of a big f%$king deal!
by casperr
Comment Count 211 comments on Tue Oct 26, 2010 at 05:08 PM PDT with 688 Recommends
Much like a doctor on ER I called the time of death of he New York Republican Party tonight at 9:38 pm EST . That was ...
by lipris
Comment Count 380 comments on Tue Feb 26, 2008 at 07:46 PM PST with 680 Recommends
Today the Republicans stooped to a new low by challenging my ballot. The Republican’s challenge is frivolous and without merit. Having spent so much time campaigning alongside Scott Murphy ...
by Senator Kirsten Gillibrand
Comment Count 371 comments on Tue Apr 14, 2009 at 05:32 PM PDT with 632 Recommends
I am delighted that President Obama took Michelle to my town, New York City, for dinner and a show. What a great advertisement for a great city! It was our delight to have them here, as the cheering ...
by stef
Comment Count 519 comments on Tue Jun 02, 2009 at 10:59 AM PDT with 624 Recommends
Yesterday Senator Gillibrand of New York took to the Senate floor to denounce the House Republicans' assault on women. She reserved a special line in her address for Senator Kyl...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 244 comments on Thu Apr 14, 2011 at 10:58 AM PDT with 590 Recommends
Hi homophobes. We need to talk. You've been kind of busy lately, and you've had a few victories. But I'm here to tell you something: It. Gets. Worse.
by Julie Waters
Comment Count 183 comments on Sat Jun 25, 2011 at 05:17 AM PDT with 586 Recommends
I am, of course, gutted. Every time marriage equality loses, I'm gutted. But today, as the vote was taking place in my state, in the place I'm called home for a decade now, I'm particularly affected.
by dedmonds
Comment Count 242 comments on Wed Dec 02, 2009 at 09:54 PM PST with 583 Recommends
To call this Stalinism or Fascism is not an understatement. This happened near where I grew up, at a ...
by davefromqueens
Comment Count 520 comments on Mon Mar 31, 2008 at 04:31 AM PDT with 581 Recommends
The headlines are positively scary. Where is the moral shame of our so-called leaders? Shame on Elliot Spitzer who I trusted and voted for. NYC fears big rate hikes if ...
by nyceve
Comment Count 350 comments on Wed Jan 30, 2008 at 10:40 AM PST with 552 Recommends
This is my take on Hurricane Sandy. I know it's the 12,000th diary on the storm today. If you've got a problem with it, your browser has a back button, haters to the left. This storm will focus on ...
by weatherdude
Comment Count 438 comments on Sun Oct 28, 2012 at 02:07 PM PDT with 551 Recommends
Yesterday, CNBC.com Sports Business writer Darren Rovell posted an article under the banner Marathon's Headline Win Is Empty . ...
by bustacap
Comment Count 424 comments on Tue Nov 03, 2009 at 08:05 AM PST with 550 Recommends
An exceptionally alarming bit of highly obfuscated news (as you'll see once you read Naked Capitalism Publisher Yves Smith's post, farther down, below) about the Bush tax-cut extension story is, ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 268 comments on Wed Dec 08, 2010 at 02:50 AM PST with 544 Recommends
As most here know, the national Republican party has now officially endorsed a scheme to make it all but impossible for a Democrat to win the White House, by splitting up the electoral votes of ...
by Q Tip
Comment Count 458 comments on Thu Jan 24, 2013 at 06:07 AM PST with 514 Recommends