ALBANY, N.Y. (WIVB) - The top spokesman for New York Gov. David Paterson is resigningand says he can't in good conscience continue to serve.
Communications director Peter Kauffmann is the third keyperson
to flee Gov. David Paterson's scandal-marred administrationin two weeks.
Kauffmann says he cannot continue in the administrationplagued
by the scandals that threaten the jobs of Paterson and thosehe
>>>Click here to read the testimony given byKaufmann to the State Commission on Public Integrity
His testimony and e-mails were critical in a state chargethat
Paterson illegally obtained World Series tickets and liedabout it.
>>>Click here to read the testimony given byPaterson to the State Commission on Public Integrity
Paterson is also being investigated over contact with a woman
who had accused a top aide of domestic violence.
According to the WallStreet Journal, Larry Schwartz, the governor's chief of staff,alerted the staff about the 2:30 p.m. EST meeting by email onThursday, without specifing what would be discussed.
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