Eliot Spitzer fact sheet

March 10, 2008 11:54:06 AM PDT

Eliot Spitzer
-- 48
-- married
-- three daughters

Political:
-- had been crusading New York state attorney general (Time magazine called him `Crusader of the Year')
-- led crackdown on Wall Street abuses
-- handled a few criminal prosecutions of prostitution rings, and tourism involving prostitutes
-- in 2004, investigated escort service in NYC (18 arrests)

Governor
-- captured a state-record 69 percent of the vote
-- beat Mario Cuomo's mark of 64.6 percent in 1986
-- first Democrat elected governor since 1990
-- created Public Integrity Commission


Load Comments