Statement from Governor David A. Paterson on Tonight's Debate
Governor David A. Paterson issued the following statement in response to tonight's presidential debate:"Tonight Barack Obama once again showed Americans why he is ready to be our next President. He articulated his plans to implement economic reforms that will guide us through the current crisis and provide the relief and stability that Main Street needs.
He is prepared to work toward energy independence and create new, greens jobs, put in place a health care plan that will cover every American, and make college affordable.
While Senator McCain reiterated his commitment to the unsuccessful policies of the Bush Administration, Senator Obama has laid out new plans for our country. An Obama presidency will provide us with the steady leadership we need."