Eliot Spitzer

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Eliot Spitzer

An American politician. As attorney general of New York, he was known for prosecuting white collar crime, particularly securities fraud and other crimes related to the financial sector. He served as governor of New York in 2007 and 2008. Spitzer was born in 1959.
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Former New York Governor Spitzer initially went on the air with CNN in a program called "Parker Spitzer.
Greenberg, it will be recalled, was vilified in the media as a consequence of a media trial imposed upon him by former Attorney General and later Governor Spitzer.
Although is was widely know that former Governor Spitzer had made many enemies, few would have predicted the speed or method of his downfall.
Her ITV show The Secret Diary Of A Call Girl is tipped to be this summer's US hit after New York governor Spitzer, 48, quit over his tryst with a high-priced hooker.
Even as Governor Spitzer struggled with the sex story on Tuesday, the Clinton campaign struggled with the envy story.
Rather than wait for the New York State Assembly and Senate to reenact legislation previously vetoed by former Governor Pataki in 2006, Governor Spitzer used the prerogative of the executive order to cut through many Gordian knots.
We're essentially requiring them to pay to use our air," said Governor Spitzer in his announcement of the agreement.
But after Senator Chris Dodd disagreed, calling a license a 'privilege' not a right, she broke in a moment later to clarify: 'I just want to add, I did not say that it should be done, but I certainly recognize why Governor Spitzer is trying to do it.
According to a statement from Governor Spitzer, Silverstein Properties and the insurance companies have signed agreements that will keep the exact amounts paid by each company undisclosed, but the total for all seven companies is $2 billion.
Governor Spitzer concurred in that determination in February 2007, as required under federal law, but former Secretary Dirk Kempthorne derailed the project in January 2008 by issuing the Guidance Memorandum.
Feldman delivered copies of the book to Governor Spitzer and Attorney-General Cuomo.
He has Governor Spitzer's -- Governor Spitzer and Governor Spitzer's family in his thoughts and prayers.
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