Genting http://wrvo.org en Committee to Save New York controversy overshadows ethics hearing http://wrvo.org/post/committee-save-new-york-controversy-overshadows-ethics-hearing <p>A lobbying group closely associated with Governor Andrew Cuomo was the elephant in the room during a hearing by the state ethics commission on new rules for donor disclosure.</p><p> Fri, 08 Jun 2012 14:18:24 +0000 Karen DeWitt 20627 at http://wrvo.org Committee to Save New York controversy overshadows ethics hearing Cuomo puts gambling and convention center agreement on hold http://wrvo.org/post/cuomo-puts-gambling-and-convention-center-agreement-hold <p>Now that Governor Andrew Cuomo has confirmed that a deal with a major gambling company to build a convention center in Queens has fallen through,&nbsp;Cuomo says he&rsquo;s opening up the bids to more companies.</p><p>The governor&rsquo;s change&nbsp; of plans come amid reports that the gambling company Genting contributed over two million dollars to a lobbying group closely associated with the governor.</p><p> Wed, 06 Jun 2012 11:12:00 +0000 Karen DeWitt 20447 at http://wrvo.org