Pay To Play
Critics say political action committees are skirting New Jersey’s various pay-to-play laws.
It’s becoming a common trend in schools across the Tri-State Area — being forced to pay to play sports or be part of a club. But could you soon be paying for textbooks or even honors classes?
In a taped interview with Charlie Rose, Rattner said Cuomo’s decision to sue him last week for $26 million was “close to extortion.”
Former Obama car czar Steven Rattner has agreed to pay $6.2 million to settle federal charges over his role in a “pay-to-play” scandal, but says he won’t be “bullied” into accepting a harsher penalty from New York authorities.
Connecticut’s attorney general is pushing the Better Business Bureau to stop what he calls a play-to-play system that rates BBB members better than nonmembers.
There was no deal yet to resolve possible criminal charges in a pay-to-play scandal involving the state’s former comptroller.