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Paterson—the father of recent Governor David Paterson—was a high-octane lawyer who held a number of appointive positions.
This episode illuminates the omnipresent peril the current president faces in having such a high-profile, high-octane frenemy.
The tight battle reflects the high-octane energy among GOP voters.
For his role in the frustration of Obamacare, this Lieberman became the object of high-octane contempt.
You have described her as a “self-sufficient, high-octane machine.”