- He is known to have interviewed about 15 potential senators, including Caroline Kennedy, Nassau County Executive Thomas Suozzi, Rep. Steve Israel (D-Huntington), Rep. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-Hudson), Assemb. Daniel O'Donnell (D-Manhattan), and Maloney. Crain's New Yorkeditorial touting Maloney, and Marcia Pappas, president of the state chapter of the National Organization for Women, was on hand.
Asked if she was disappointed in polls showing that voters strongly favor Cuomo and Kennedy, Maloney said, "Cuomo and Kennedy are very recognizable names from their family connections, the service of their fathers and others. Maloney is not a well-known name. My father was not a rich and famous person. I'm a hardworking woman."
.... Cuomo faked radio static when asked on TALK 1300 AM if he was interested in the Senate job. "I'm sorry we have a bad connection," he said.http://www.newsday.com/services/newspaper/printedition/saturday/news/ny-stsena176001852jan17,0,4279201.storyBox at the bottom. No login.Now comments are going up instantly and showing up at(linked from the bottom of the article). So now it is EASY POST.
Saturday, January 17, 2009
Newsday: Paterson to name Clinton successor after inauguration - now EASY POST
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