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PREET : "ALBANY, REALLY IS, A CAULDRON OF CORRUPTION."

"We simply want people in high office to stop violating the law. It seems like a simple and modest request: people elected to make laws should not be breaking them."

There was an unusally massive turnout at New York Law School's annual City Law breakfast this morning, causing some guests to be funneled into an overflow room.  All this commotion was to hear from US Attorney Preet Bharara.

Newark City Council Considers Tougher Pay-to-Play Rules

The Newark City Council introduced a new measure today to toughen pay-to-play restrictions for developers.

The proposed ordinance, sponsored by West Ward Councilman Ron Rice, would prohibit developers from donating to politicians, political parties, and political action committees from the time a worksite is identified to the time a contract is awarded.