Governor Spitzer Resignation Announcement

New York Governor Eliot Spitzer announced his resignation from his New York City office. He expressed his remorse for his conduct and… read more

New York Governor Eliot Spitzer announced his resignation from his New York City office. He expressed his remorse for his conduct and thanked his family for their compassion. He apologized to those who voted for him, saying, “I cannot allow my private failings to disrupt the people.”

A written statement from Lt. Governor David Paterson was read by C-SPAN voiceover. He will be sworn in as New York’s first black governor on March 17. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Governor Spitzer Resignation Announcement

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Program ID:
204394-1
Category:
News Conference
Format:
News Conference
Location:
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Mar 12, 2008
Last Aired:
Mar 13, 2008

Airing Details

  • Mar 12, 2008 | 1:50pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 12, 2008 | 10:18pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 13, 2008 | 2:17am EDT | C-SPAN 1

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