As expected law enforcement agencies are looking into allegations that Assemblywoman Naomi Rivera arranged jobs for former boyfriends in her legislative office and at a nonprofit she controlled.
The NY Post reported:
Assemblywoman Naomi Rivera is being investigated by both the state Attorney General’s Office and the Bronx district attorney after she allegedly looted her nonprofit and hired two lovers for cushy taxpayer-funded jobs.
A source said AG Eric Schneiderman’s office is probing Rivera’s alleged misuse of state taxpayer money funneled to her crony-packed Bronx Council for Economic Development.
And a spokesman for Bronx DA Robert Johnson said, “We are investigating.” claims against Rivera.
“We’re aware of the allegations, [and] we’re looking into it,” said the spokesman, Stephen Reed.
The paper’s editorial page also called on the state’s Joint Commission On Public Ethics to investigate the Assemblywoman. And the beat goes on…