Dromm hosting fundraiser for de Blasio, even as Feds investigate de Blasio campaign donors

Dromm hosting fundraiser for de Blasio, even as Feds investigate de Blasio campaign donors

The committee to reëlect Mayor Bill de Blasio will be the recipient of proceeds of a fundraiser hosted by Councilmember Daniel Dromm at Jackson Diner. The fundraiser flies in the face of a reported Federal corruption investigation of Mayor de Blasio's campaign finance activities.

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Former Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver sentenced to prison for 12 years

Former Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver sentenced to prison for 12 years

Former New York State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver has been sentenced to prison for 12 years after having been found guilty in November of seven counts of Federal corruption charges.

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DCAS silent about use of $16 million payment to lift deed restrictions on Rivington House

DCAS silent about use of $16 million payment to lift deed restrictions on Rivington House

Officials with the New York City Department of Citywide Administrative Services refuse to detail use of $16 million paid by a previous owner of Rivington House to lift deed restrictions on the former AIDS nursing home, paving the way for a controversial planned luxury condominium conversion.

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Gov. Cuomo to continue to accept campaign contributions from Glenwood Management

Gov. Cuomo to continue to accept campaign contributions from Glenwood Management

In spite of the role of the real estate developer Glenwood Management in the corruption scandals currently rocking Albany, Gov. Andrew Cuomo has indicated he will continue to accept campaign contributions from the troubled developer.

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Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance mum on spree of Community Board misconduct

Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance mum on spree of Community Board misconduct

The office of Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance, Jr., refused to comment as to whether the pattern of conflicts of interest at Manhattan Community Board 2 merited a larger probe.

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