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Campaign Finance Scheme

New York City Comptroller John C. Liu (file/credit: Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images)

Prosecutors: Liu Aides Didn’t Count On Getting Caught In Campaign Finance Scheme

Prosecutors said Tuesday that in the midst of a fundraising drive for mayoral candidate John Liu, two of his aides met a man named Richard Kong who portrayed himself as a wealthy donor willing to go along with a scheme to skirt campaign finance rules.

04/16/2013

Hiram Monserrate (credit: CBS 2)

Deposed State Sen. Monserrate Gets 2 Years For Campaign Finance Scheme

Deposed New York State Sen. Hiram Monserrate was sentenced to two years in prison for using tax dollars to finance his 2006 campaign.

12/11/2012