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Cuomo Silent After NY Times Report Details Restraining of Anti-Corruption Commission

Governor Andrew Cuomo was silent today in the wake of a lengthy report by The New York Times that said his administration repeatedly interfered with the work of an anti-corruption commission Cuomo, himself, created, with a top aide even calling back subpoenas that were issued to political allies of the governor's. Updated 07/23/2014 11:29 PM

After a lengthy New York Times report came out that said Governor Andrew Cuomo's administration repeatedly interfered with the work of an anti-corruption commission Cuomo, himself, created, his political opponents are seeing the focus on the Moreland commission as a opportunity.

07/23/2014 10:43 PM

Chris Christie Calls Astorino Campaign a 'Lost Cause'

Candidate for governor Rob Astorino spent some of his morning today not taking on his Democratic opponent, Andrew Cuomo, but instead attacking a fellow Republican, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie. Astorino says Christie should consider resigning as the head of the Republican Governors Association after calling Astorino's campaign a "lost cause."

07/22/2014 08:34 PM

Michael Grimm Goes on the Offensive Amid Legal Troubles

Targeted by both prosecutors and his political opponents, Congressman Michael Grimm is going on the offensive, but not in front of the cameras. The Republican who represents Staten Island and parts of Brooklyn is issuing a leaflet as he tries to hold on to his freedom and his seat in the House of Representatives.

07/22/2014 09:34 PM

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Former Councilman Takes the Stand on Day 3 of Corruption Trial

For the third day, former Queens City Councilman Dan Halloran took the stand at his own corruption trial, arguing he did not accept bribes in an elaborate corruption scheme. Halloran says thousands of dollars in cash he received was for legitimate work as a political consultant. Updated 07/21/2014 08:15 PM

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