Tag: Preet Bharara

Context was often lost between the pace of coverage and testimony jumping around between dates, blurring significant moments in the timeline of the conspiracy. Seen in full, it offers a revealing look at the raw power that money has in The Empire State's politics, and the abuse of this state's most trusted offices to capitalize on this power toward a lawmaker's personal objectives.

The senator, who will be expelled from office, is scheduled to be sentenced in March, but will appeal the verdict.

The judge asked the senator and his son whether they had anything to drink in the past 24 hours. The senator said he had a glass of wine; his son, a margarita.

Today, Sheldon Silver got justice, and at long last, so did the people of New York."

The Town of Hempstead takes center stage in this fall’s election on November 3rd.

Questions linger after state Senate majority leadership switcheroo this week.

Transcripts of senator's recorded calls give rare glimpse into Albany "sausage making."

Nassau Exec Mangano proposed a bill Monday and Democrats said the next day that their bill is better.

Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano's spokesman said the county is not a target of the probe.

But the next speaker will most likely hail from New York City.