09/13/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Pedro Espada's Son To Quit New Job After Cuomo Launches Probe

ALBANY - The son of Senate Majority Leader Pedro Espada Jr. will quit his new $120,000-a-year Senate job today after prosecutors said they were looking into the hiring.

Sen. Espada told the Daily News his son, Pedro G. Espada, didn't want to be a distraction for his father or the new Senate Democratic majority.

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