Ethics

Assembly Judiciary Committee Chair  Jeffrey Dinowitz.
Reformers want the judiciary to make more appointments on a proposed state ethics commission.
Policy
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Former Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver.
Why part of the former Assembly speaker’s corruption conviction was overturned Tuesday.
Policy
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Governor Cuomo has complained about JCOPE appointees voting against him.
A constitutional amendment could reduce Cuomo’s influence on ethics enforcement.
Policy
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New York Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo
If the Public Campaign Finance Commission doesn’t lower its preliminary new donation cap, public financing will be undermined.
Opinion
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Roger Stone leaves the federal courthouse following his arrest for lying to Congress and obstructing the special counsel's Russia investigation.
The ‘malevolent Forrest Gump’ has never strayed far from his home state.
Personality
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New York senate Independent Democratic Conference leader Jeff Klein in 2016
The state ethics watchdog slept on a lot of major corruption scandals, but it’s chasing a private citizen for buying a billboard.
Policy
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One of Alessandra Biaggi's first actions as a state Senator was to convene on sexual harassment — Albany's first in decades.
State lawmakers are tackling a broad range of issues in Albany.
Policy
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Rounding up the week’s political news.
News & Politics
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Paul Manafort, right, arrives at federal court in Washington D.C. accompanied by his lawyer Kevin Downing, left, and wife Kathleen Manafort.
Recent developments in the cases against Paul Manafort and Roger Stone show its urgency.
Opinion
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New York senate Independent Democratic Conference leader Jeff Klein in 2016
Former state Sen. Jeff Klein is just the most recent accused New York pol to get a lobbying job. Some say that’s wrong.
Policy
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