Andrew Cuomo

NEW YORK | Jury convicts key players in Buffalo Billion corruption case

NEW YORK — A federal jury in New York convicted key players Thursday on charges related to Gov. Andrew Cuomo‘s “Buffalo Billion” economic redevelopment program, leaving some lawyers grumbling that it’s a bad time to face corruption charges. The Manhattan jury returned its verdict after a monthlong trial put a spotlight on how lucrative contracts … Continue reading NEW YORK | Jury convicts key players in Buffalo Billion corruption case

NEW YORK | Activist party backs Cynthia Nixon in NY governor’s race

NEW YORK | April 14, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — The progressive Working Families Party has endorsed “Sex and the City” actress Cynthia Nixon against incumbent Democratic New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Nixon says she was honored to receive the endorsement Saturday and “inspired by the enthusiasm of progressive working-class members of the party.” Nixon is challenging Cuomo … Continue reading NEW YORK | Activist party backs Cynthia Nixon in NY governor’s race