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Skelos Corruption Trial: Wiretaps Reveal Senators & Son Ripping Cuomo, Environmentalists

"He's full of shit," Dean Skelos said of Gov. Andrew Cuomo.

Skelos Corruption Trial: Senator Abused Power To Pad Son’s Pockets, Charge...

"Senator Skelos pressured, and his son got paid. It wasn't just politics as usual, it was corrupt."

Skelos Corruption Trial Expected to Begin Tuesday

Jury selection began Monday, but ironically only a few potential jurors knew their state representatives.

Bellone Likely a Shoe-in, But Legislative Races Could Be Costly for...

A 33-point lead may not be insurmountable on a football field—unless it’s late in the fourth quarter—but it’s a very tough hurdle in a...

Nassau Dems Hold Unsanctioned Hearing on Contracts

Speakers discuss proposed reforms in a conference room after Republicans locked them out of the legislative chamber Friday.

Mangano Appoints Panel to Review Nassau Contracting

It's the second review of Nassau's contracting process since New York State Sen. Dean Skelos was accused illegally influencing a county contract.

Nassau Contract Process ‘Broken,’ Needs Reform, DA Says

Recommendations were issued along with a report sparked by the arrest of NY Sen. Dean Skelos.

Nassau Pols OK New Lobbyist Registry

The law was passed in the wake of a federal corruption probe involving a Nassau contract.

Dean Skelos Indicted on New Corruption Allegations

The senator and his son allegedly extorted $100,000 from a company that lobbied the lawmaker.

Exit Skelos, Enter Flanagan: What Albany’s Power Switch Means for NY

Questions linger after state Senate majority leadership switcheroo this week.