Aggregated From: Politics – New York Daily News
Former New York state Sen. Frank Padavan, ‘a fighter for the forgotten middle class,’ dies
ALBANY – Former long-time state Sen. Frank Padavan, a Queens Republican best known for being one of the Legislature’s fiercest anti-gambling critics, has died. He was 83.
A source said he died Tuesday of heart attack at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital.
Padavan, one of a handful of elected Republicans…