Who's In Charge? Mount Vernon Mayor Refusing To Leave Office After Resigning Over Campaign Finance CrimesThe five members of city council say under the city charter, the plea deal means he's forfeited office. They voted Wednesday night to give Thomas 24 hours to vacate his position.
De Blasio Fined Nearly $48,000 Over 2013 Campaign Finance ViolationsMayor Bill de Blasio has been hit with tens of thousands of dollars in fines for violating a laundry list of campaign finance violations.
Prosecutors To File Charges Against Rep. Michael Grimm For Alleged Campaign Finance ViolationsThe House Ethics Committee announced in 2012 that Grimm was under investigation for possible campaign finance violations. That committee said it would defer its inquiry because of a separate Department of Justice investigation.
House Ethics Committee Probes Staten Island U.S. Rep. Michael GrimmU.S. Rep. Michael Grimm (R-N.Y.) of Staten Island was under fire from the House Ethics Committee Monday night.
Rep. Grimm Under Investigation By House Ethics Committee For Campaign Finance ViolationsAccording to the committee, the Staten Island Republican may have violated campaign finance laws by soliciting and accepting prohibited contributions. That may have led to false information being included in campaign finance reports, the committee said.