Eliot Spitzer on YouTube
A YouTube search for "Eliot Spitzer" reveals several videos, many added in the past 24 hours.
The Post's Keith Richburg reports today that "his popularity quickly waned as he became enmeshed in scandals and political missteps, including allegations that his staff used New York state troopers to collect potentially damaging political information against his chief rival in Albany, Joseph L. Bruno, the state Republican leader. Spitzer later apologized to Bruno."
The video below demonstrates Spitzer's well-documented combative exchanges with opponents. In this case, it's reporters quizzing him in late October 2007 about the state trooper scandal:
Here's an ad Spitzer ran during his successful 2006 for New York Governor highlighting his education reform proposals:
Spitzer has campaigned hard for New York Senate Democrats, in hopes of wrestling control from New York Republicans, thus giving him Democratic majorities in both chambers. Here he appears in an ad for State Senate candidate Andrea Stewart-Cousins (D), who defeated incumbent GOP State Sen. Nicholas A. Spanos last November in a close race:
Finally, for a comedic take on the scandal, here's David Letterman's Monday night Top Ten List: Top Ten Eliot Spitzer Excuses:
-- Ed O'Keefe
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