New York's first lady a North Carolina native

The wife of embattled New York Governor Eliot Spitzer has some ties to North Carolina.

Silda Spitzer grew up in Concord, where her father was a
hospital administrator.

She attended Meredith College in Raleigh, and went from there to
Harvard Law School and a career in mergers and aquisitions.

She married Spitzer, a fellow Harvard Law graduate, in 1987, and
the couple have three daughters: Elyssa, now 17, Sarabeth, 15, and
Jenna, 13.

Since the mid-1990s, Silda Spitzer has been a stay-at-home
mother and political spouse.

Law enforcement officials say the New York governor spent tens
of thousands of dollars with a prostitution service over an
extended period of time.

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  • by terry Location: wilmington on Mar 18, 2008 at 06:03 PM
    Ms. Spitzer appears to be a very nice lady. I am so sorry that she has been betrayed by her husband's reckless,illegal behavior. I wish Ms. Spitzer and her daughters well.
  • by Anonymous on Mar 13, 2008 at 03:06 AM
    If wives would take care of business at home maybe the husband wouldn't stray. But then some guys are just pervs.
  • by jw Location: nc on Mar 12, 2008 at 12:54 PM
    who cares!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!blah,blahblah
  • by Melissa Location: Greenville on Mar 12, 2008 at 09:23 AM
    At least this man paid for what he was doing!! I don't recall ever hearing about Bill paying Monica!!! This case is no different!
  • by zulu Location: NC on Mar 12, 2008 at 09:19 AM
    He has disgraced the four most important women in his life, let him go Silda, find a real man...
  • by Anonymous on Mar 12, 2008 at 05:17 AM
    If his wife doesn't mind....WHY she would....It's his money he can spen it how he wants.
  • by Joeusmc Location: Jville on Mar 12, 2008 at 03:56 AM
    Look at this guy, he is guilty no doubt. He kind of reminds me of the Dan Akroid when he played "Dr. Detroit"

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