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Indian Point Contaminates the Hudson River With Uncontrollable Radioactive Flow

Roger Witherspoon | Posted 02.15.2017 | Green
Roger Witherspoon

For more than a decade, it has been impossible for operators of the Indian Point nuclear power plant to stop highly radioactive reactor and spent fuel pool coolant from leaking into the groundwater and migrating to the Hudson River.

Bank Of America Deal A Victory For New York Families

Eric T. Schneiderman | Posted 10.21.2014 | Politics
Eric T. Schneiderman

This settlement sends a strong message that banks that prey on customers and investors will be held accountable. I will continue to investigate financial institutions that bend the rules for their own benefit, and pursue equal justice for all New York families.

Michael McAuliff

Show Us The Dark Money: Report Says States Can Compel Disclosure | Michael McAuliff | Posted 08.08.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The gridlocked Congress may be stalled in efforts to stem the flood of dark money into U.S. elections, but a new analysis suggests much ...

Mortgage Task Force Set To Take Action

Reuters | Karen Freifeld | Posted 09.21.2012 | Business

By Karen Freifeld NEW YORK (Reuters) - The mortgage task force formed by President Barack Obama to probe misconduct that contributed to the financi...

Honoring Labor Day By Rooting Out Wage Theft

Eric T. Schneiderman | Posted 11.03.2012 | Politics
Eric T. Schneiderman

In this time of deep political divisions, there should be nothing controversial about the notion that working people who do their jobs should be paid for their work.

Obama's Mortgage Task Force: Working Hard or Hardly Working?

Adam Levin | Posted 06.20.2012 | Business
Adam Levin

Maybe you're reading about it less and less. It doesn't seem to be the lead story on many national news broadcasts anymore. But it's still there, festering away like an untreated wound.

Attorney General Looking Into NYPD Stop And Frisks

Posted 04.11.2012 | New York

In keeping with a 2010 campaign promise, New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is reviewing the controversial practice of NYPD stop-and-fr...

Are Schneiderman and Liberal Groups Selling Out to Obama on Bank Fraud?

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 03.26.2012 | Politics
Richard (RJ) Eskow

If the president thought his mortgage investigation announcement would be an easy sell to progressive critics, he was only half right at best.

The Man Who May Bring the Banksters to Justice (If They Don't Break His Knees First)

Miles Mogulescu | Posted 10.29.2011 | Politics
Miles Mogulescu

New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman may go down as the most important public official in reforming the corrupt financial system -- if he can hold out against pressure from Wall Street, the Federal Reserve, and the Obama administration.