Ex-Lawmaker Espada Prepares For Federal Embezzlement TrialEx-lawmaker Pedro Espada Jr. is preparing for a federal trial on embezzlement charges this week in New York.
AP: AG Cuomo, Lobbyist Agree To Pension BanAndrew Cuomo said Wednesday that he reached a settlement with one of Albany's most influential lobbyists that would ban her from appearing before the state comptroller for five years.
In State Races, Gay Marriage Resurfaces As Issue
Candidates Prepare For First NY Governor's DebateDemocrat Andrew Cuomo and Republican Carl Paladino continued sniping through at one another through surrogates as each privately rehearsed for Monday's seven-way debate.
Paladino Ups Ante, Slams Cuomo Over Gay Pride ParadeA firestorm has engulfed New York’s race for governor. Republican candidate Carl Paladino is on the hot seat over comments he made about homosexuals.
'Bad Cop' Paterson Goes After PaladinoNew York Democrats were piling up on Carl Paladino on Thursday, calling the Republican candidate for governor unworthy of the office.
As His World Turns: Espada Accused Of Stiffing TailorSenator Pedro Espada is being investigated by the U.S. Attorney in Brooklyn, Manhattan, and by the state attorney general. But it's a different kind of suit that may actually get the embattled lawmaker into court.