Former New York City Mayor Ed Koch says his fellow Democrats should dump one of their leaders, Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver.
Hiram Monserrate, the disgraced Queens politician who was expelled from the state Senate after an assault conviction, is accused of funding his 2006 campaign with charity money.
Former NY state comptroller Hevesi has pleaded guilty to a felony corruption charge for taking gifts while running the state’s multibillion dollar pension fund.
The state of New Jersey is getting ever more involved with the day-to-day operation of the nation’s second-largest gambling market.
Defense attorneys contended neither defendant agreed to do anything illegal and that no bribes were accepted.
Jurors in the federal corruption trial of Ridgefield Mayor Anthony Suarez and an associate were treated Tuesday to videotapes secretly made by a government informant.
Opening statements are scheduled to begin in the third trial stemming from last year’s huge federal corruption sting.
There was no deal yet to resolve possible criminal charges in a pay-to-play scandal involving the state’s former comptroller.
Michael Sohn got 37 months in prison for embezzling more than $250,000 in campaign funds from Shays.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A federal appeals court Thursday reversed one of former Newark Mayor Sharpe James’ corruption convictions in a ruling that likely will have more significance for other cases on appeal because James […]
A judge on Tuesday sentenced former Hartford Mayor Eddie Perez to three years in prison for taking a bribe and attempted extortion, saying he had to be held accountable for his actions despite all his good deeds.
A federal judge on Thursday sentenced a defendant in New Jersey’s largest corruption sting to 18 months in prison.
Rep. Charles Rangel has shot back at President Obama’s recent comment that he “end his career with dignity.”
A federal jury found former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich guilty on Tuesday of one count of lying to federal agents, and the judge said he intended to declare a mistrial on the more serious remaining 23 counts.
The fate of a northern New Jersey mayor arrested in last summer’s corruption sting is in the hands of voters.