Ethics

Assembly Judiciary Committee Chair  Jeffrey Dinowitz.
Reformers want the judiciary to make more appointments on a proposed state ethics commission.
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Former Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver.
Why part of the former Assembly speaker’s corruption conviction was overturned Tuesday.
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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.
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A bike with a GrubHub bag in New York City.
Albany will ask again whether your Uber driver should have labor protections.
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Former state Sen. Jeff Klein was accused of sexual harassment two years ago.
Why investigate a possible allegation against the governor and state Assembly Speaker when you can harrass an alleged rape victim?
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Governor Cuomo in Utica
Many of the changes likely to be implemented are largely unprecedented
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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.
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New York City Councilman Andy King.
The New York City Councilman’s questionable ethics date back to at least 2013.
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Assemblywoman Linda Rosenthal was just one of the elected officials who rallied before the Public Campaign Financing Commission hearing, arguing the task should be handled by lawmakers.
The biggest fight? The future of fusion voting.
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Recent reports accuse the New York City mayor of conflicts of interest and abuse of city resources.
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