2008 Election Perspectives
Former New York City Mayor Ed Koch and former New York Senator Al D’Amato discussed the issues of the 2008 elections, including… read more
Former New York City Mayor Ed Koch and former New York Senator Al D’Amato discussed the issues of the 2008 elections, including immigration, terrorism, taxes, energy policy, and health care. They also discusssed the prospects of various candidates.
Edward I. Koch was the mayor of New York City for three terms from 1978-1989 and is now a partner in the law firm of Bryan, Cave LLP. Alfonse M. D’Amato served as United States Senator from New York from 1981-1999. He is now a partner in the lobbying firm Park Strategies, LLC.
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