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#1 2011-08-10 11:24:17

Registered: 2008-04-26
Posts: 124

Hugh Carey

A few months back, the Gotham Center Blotter featured an excerpt from Seymour P. Lachman and Robert Polner's recent book, The Man Who Saved New York: Hugh Carey and the Great Fiscal Crisis of 1975. (See:

Governor Carey passed away on August 7 at the age of 92. Below is a sample of recent write-ups on his life and career:

NBC New York (by Gabe Pressman):

Wall Street Journal:

New York Times:

New York Daily News:

Brooklyn Eagle:

Bloomberg News:

Huffington Post:

Telegraph (London):




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