Spitzer Said to Pick Next ESDC Chair

Newsday’s Errol Cockfield and the Daily News’ Ben Smith are reporting that Patrick Foye, the president and chief executive of the United Way of Long Island, will be Eliot Spitzer’s pick to chair the Empire State Development Corporation–the first time in 20 years that the post would not be held by a fundraiser for whomever is Governor.

- Matthew Schuerman