Elisabeth A. "Betsy" Gotbaum was the New York City Public Advocate. She was elected as Public Advocate for New York City in 2001, and reelected in 2005. She is the third woman elected to a citywide post in NYC history. Wikipedia*
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Betsy Gotbaum has two videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1998 Speech. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2002 with an average of 453 views per program.