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City & State – Corruption Case Against Silver is Strong, Legal Experts Say

​ In a bombshell announcement today, federal prosecutors accused Silver, one of the state’s most powerful Democrats, of using his elected office to amass millions of dollars through bribes and kickbacks disguised as legitimate payments in an outside job as … Continue reading

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NY Post – $weet life in Rotten Apple

The Post reports – It’s the Albany way. A politician starts a nonprofit and then pumps taxpayer money into it,with the cash often landing in the pockets of friends or family at the charity. State Sen. Shirley Huntley founded The … Continue reading

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