Joseph Fisch

Gov.-elect Andrew Cuomo (L), Attorney General-Elect Eric Schneiderman (R) (AP Photo)

Cuomo: Albany Should Police Itself With Ethics Law

Governor-Elect Cuomo said it would be “comprehensive ethics reform passed by the state legislature” that would be the most effective tool in combating government scandals and abuse.



Watchdog Says NYC Agency Squandered Cash

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A state watchdog says the public authority that oversees Battery Park City in Manhattan wasted nearly $350,000 over three years on parties, picnics and catered lunches. Inspector General Joseph Fisch said […]


Aqueduct Racetrack - Queens, NY - File Photo

NYS Ins. General: Widespread Democratic Corruption

It could be a political game changer. A scathing report about corruption that stretches from Albany to Aqueduct has raised serious questions about New York lawmakers. Will it impact campaign 2010?


NY Panel Blocks $7M Stimulus Project Over Bidding

Fisch heads the state board that reviews contracts slated to be covered by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, the federal program that sent billions to New York for infrastructure and other projects.