anti-corruption commission

Reformers focus on NY Board of Elections

Dec 10, 2013

Reform groups are focusing attention on Governor Andrew Cuomo’s anti corruption commission’s recommendations to beef up the anemic State Board of Elections but say they have not given up hope of public campaign financing for state wide races.

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New York Governor Andrew Cuomo’s anti corruption commission issued a scathing report  on Monday evening that criticizes what the commission says is Albany’s culture of corruption and recommends numerous reforms.

  New York Governor Andrew Cuomo’s anti corruption commission - the Moreland Commission -  is due to issue a report this week, and  reformers hope it will include public campaign financing for statewide elections. 

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is critical of state lawmakers who are fighting certain subpoenas that would force lawmakers to reveal their outside business with legal clients

Republicans in the New York Senate who are targets of subpoenas by Governor Cuomo’s anti-corruption Moreland Act Commission are fighting back in court.