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Report: Plenty Of New York State Corruption Is "Perfectly Legal"

Report: Plenty Of New York State Corruption Is
Posted December 3rd, 2013 @ 2:16pm

(Lauren Evans) An exhaustive new report commissioned by Governor Cuomo explores the state's problem of rampant public corruption, and offers several recommendations—both specific fixes and systemic overhauls—in order to quell it.

The report, released last night by the Cuomo-appointed the Moreland Commission to Investigate Public Corruption, identifies a lengthy list of public officials charged with misusing public funds. Among descriptions of misdeeds is one memorable excerpt from the criminal complaint filed against former Queens councilman Dan Halloran, whose poetic musings on the topic of corruption we stillwant tattooed to our lower backs:

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