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Judge issues order suspending Ravitch appointment

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Republicans say they’ve secured a court order suspending Gov. David Paterson’s plan to appoint a lieutenant governor to preside over the gridlocked New York Senate. GOP Senate spokesman John McArdle said today that a judge in Nassau County issued the order overnight. He says it temporarily suspends Paterson’s plan to have Richard Ravitch provide a tie-breaking vote and preside over the Senate. The governor’s office did not immediately return a call for comment. Ravitch says ...

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July 9, 2009
12:44 p.m.

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If we re-elect these clowns in the senate, we should have our heads examined.