Attorney General Eric Schneiderman

N.Y. Gov. Cuomo Establishes Anti-Corruption Commission

Public Campaign Action Fund applauds the strong action taken by New York Governor Andrew Cuomo today in naming a Moreland Commission to probe campaign finance-related corruption in the legislature.

Congressional Candidates Benefit From Under-Investigation U.S. Chamber

The New York Times reports that the big spending U.S. Chamber of Commerce is under investigation for shady money transfers between its bank account and affiliated non-profit foundations:

New York Attorney General Launches Probe Into Contributions To Tax Exempt Groups

The New York Times reports today on New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman's launch of an investigation into contributions made to tax exempt groups that are heavily involved in political campaigns. The story notes that reform groups have pushed the FEC and the IRS for years to take action, to no avail.