Georg E. Pataki

Governor of New York, is a second-generation American.

Governor Pataki was born from Hungarian parents on June 24, 1945, on his Peekskill, New York family farm, which he still runs with his family. He is a 1967 graduate of Yale University and a 1970 graduate of Columbia Law School. From 1985 he served 10 years in the State Legislature and before that he was Mayor of his hometown.

George E. Pataki, the 53rd Governor of New York State, was elected on November 8, 1994. He has shown that firm leadership and commitment to core principles can transform political and popular vision into government policies that position the Empire State for the 21st Century. He has been reelected in 1998 and in 2002 too.

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