Changing Priorities

When David Paterson took the office of Governor everyone knew that some things would change. Among the myriad changes expected was a new policy thrust. Where Eliot Spitzer put rhetoric and effort behind developing an “innovation economy,” it was expected Paterson would emphasize health care.

However, instead of elevating health care to the top priority, the Buffalo News reports that Paterson may actually be de-emphasizing economic development, particularly upstate. It is still early, but this is a development worth monitoring.


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