Tag: John Venditto

Opening Arguments Heard in Mangano, Venditto Corruption Trial

Ex-Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano and former Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto were alternately described as scammers and victims of overzealous investigators Wednesday during opening statements of their corruption trial at Central Islip federal court.

Mangano, Venditto Corruption Trial Delayed 2 Months

A federal judge Tuesday delayed the trial against outgoing Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano until March after his co-defendant, ex-Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto, was recently indicted on additional charges.

Indicted Nassau Exec Mangano Still Mum on if He’ll Seek Third...

Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano remained coy when asked Wednesday if the Republican will run for a third term following a pre-trial hearing in his corruption case at Central Islip federal court.

Mangano Rebuffs Latest Calls From His Party to Resign After Arrest

Leaders of the Nassau County Legislature’s majority are calling for the resignation of their longtime Republican ally, Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano, seven months after he was arrested on federal corruption charges.

Team Trump Ousts Top Federal Prosecutor Leading Mangano, Venditto Probes In...

U.S. Attorney Robert Capers was reportedly among 46 Obama-appointed federal prosecutors ousted by the Trump administration.

Trial Set for Next January in Mangano, Venditto Corruption Case

A federal judge set a tentative trial date Wednesday for next January in the corruption case against Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano, his wife and former Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto.

Joe Saladino Appointed Oyster Bay Town Supervisor

Saladino takes the reign of a town that has been beset by fiscal woes and whose former supervisor became the focus of a federal corruption probe that extended to the county seat.

Nassau Exec Candidates Line Up Amid Mangano Scandal

There's no shortage of potential suitors lining up to run for Nassau County Executive since the seat is expected to be up for grabs come November.

You Don’t Know Jack: Long Beach City Manager Schnirman Eyes Future...

His name has come up on a short list of four Democrats reportedly vying to replace Edward Mangano as Nassau County executive.

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto Resigning After Corruption Arrest

Ten-term Republican Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto, citing his arrest on federal corruption charges last month, announced Tuesday plans to resign the office he was first elected to 20 years ago.