Politics

Lt. Gov. Brian Benjamin arrested on charges of campaign fraud
Politics

Lt. Gov. Brian Benjamin arrested on charges of campaign fraud

State Republican Party Chairman Nick Langworthy blasted the Hochul administration Tuesday morning following news that Lt. Gov. Brian Benjamin surrendered himself to authorities to answer charges he accepted illegal campaign contributions. According to multiple media reports, Benjamin turned himself in and was arrested Tuesday as the FBI and the U.S. […]

Photo courtesy of Sen. James Tedisco’s office
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Senate GOP bills would launch investigation of 15,000 nursing home deaths

Sen. James Tedisco announced a new bill (S.8285) with 12 of his Republican colleagues requiring an official investigation of the more than 15,000 nursing home-related deaths that occurred in New York during the COVID-19 pandemic. That bill calls for an independent investigation into the 15,286 reported nursing home-related deaths that occurred during the pandemic, while another bill (S.8217) […]