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New York State Pension Fund

Pension Fund Scandal Shows That Corruption Still Pays Well in New York

John W. Moscow | Posted 08.23.2011 | New York
John W. Moscow

In the NY pension fund scandal, we are at risk of seeing the principle of "equal justice for all" being savaged as people who engaged in really bad behavior seem to be getting off with remarkably lenient sentences.

Target Investors Slam Donation Supporting Minnesota Anti-Gay Rights Candidate Tom Emmer

LA Times | Jennifer Martinez and Tom Hamburger, Tribune Washington Bureau | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Reporting from Washington -- After weeks of public protest over its financial support of an organization that backed a GOP gubernatorial candidate opp...

State Pension Money Invested In Hedge Fund Diamondback Capital

Crain's New York Business | Hilary Potkewitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The New York state pension fund is plowing money back into hedge funds, with plans to invest more than $1 billion by year's end. This after the hedge ...

NYS Pulls $86M Out Of Companies Tied to Iran, Sudan

WNYC | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The New York State pension fund says it's divesting $86 million from companies conducting business in Iran and Sudan....