|Governor of New York|
|Residence||New York State Executive Mansion,|
Albany, New York
|Term length||Four years, no term limit|
|Constituting instrument||New York State Constitution|
|Inaugural holder||George Clinton|
|Formation||July 30, 1777|
The Governor of the State of New York is the chief executive of the U.S. state of New York. The governor is the head of the executive branch of New York's state government and the commander-in-chief of the state's military and naval forces. The officeholder is known as His/Her Excellency while in office.
References[change | change source]
- "CSG Releases 2013 Governor Salaries". The Council of State Governments. June 25, 2013. Archived from the original on October 22, 2014. Retrieved November 23, 2014.
- New York Chamber of Commerce (1899). Annual banquet of the Chamber of Commerce of the State of New York. Addresses made on the occasion. Vol. 131. p. 23. Retrieved May 18, 2015.