Committee to Save New York en Cuomo defends ethics panel decision on retroactivity <p>Governor Andrew Cuomo continues to defend a decision by a state ethics board to keep secret the names of donors to a lobbying group that is a key ally of the governor.&nbsp;<br /> Fri, 03 Aug 2012 13:17:16 +0000 Karen DeWitt 23599 at New disclosure rules won't include past donors <p>A New York state ethics board has ruled that lobby groups, including one closely allied with Governor Andrew Cuomo, will not have to retroactively disclose their donors. The proposed new regulations will require that in the future, contributions of over $5000 for the Committee to Save New York and other groups will have to be made public.<br />&nbsp; Wed, 01 Aug 2012 13:51:07 +0000 Karen DeWitt 23488 at