Steven Fisher

  • Blogs

    August 19, 2009

    Paterson's Lawyers Grilled on Ravitch Appointment

    Last month Governor Paterson's team of lawyers were confident that, despite Attorney General Andrew Cuomo's cavils, Public Officers Law 43 made it perfectly Constitutional for the Governor to install Richard Ravitch as Lieutenant Governor. But Paterson's team had rough sledding at a hearing yesterd ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 1, 2008

    Paterson's Possible Picks: The Short List

    In the state chief executive business, this is as good as it gets: Governor-by-default David Paterson will now get to pick not only a United States Senator to replace the now-official Secretary of State nominee, Hillary Clinton, but the state's top judge as well. No governor in recent history has ... More >>

  • News

    August 31, 1999

    Net Pill Bill?

    This Fall, Congress Will Consider Legislation To Regulate Online Drug Sales. Barely.