Gov. George Pataki
Governor of New York State. (Elected Nov. 8, 1994; re-elected
Has a political action committee, the 21st Century Freedom PAC.
|Career||Elected to the
State Senate in 1992 and served until inaugurated as Governor in Jan.
Member of the New York State Assembly, 1985-92.
Mayor of Peekskill, 1981-84; the youngest mayor in the history of the city.
Worked for a New York law firm; served as counsel to two state senate committees.
of Pataki: An Autobiography (Viking, 1998).
University, bachelor's degree 1967. Columbia Law School, J.D.
the former Elizabeth (Libby) Rowland. Four children: Emily,
Allison and George Owen.
years old. Born June 24, 1945 in Peekskill, New York, on the