The Queens councilman said he hopes to clear his name in the face of corruption allegations.
The discretionary funding for District 8 is the result of the participatory budgeting process.
Preet Bharara should be eyeing higher office in the wake of his political corruption stings, fans say.
Charges may hurt black and Latino elected officials seeking to increase their numbers and gain clout.
Bronx Assemblyman Stevenson was arrested Thursday and Assemblyman Nelson Castro resigned.
The undercover agent who snared Malcolm Smith passed himself off as a wealthy investor.
Moses "Mark" Stern, a real estate investor, cooperated with the feds to take down Malcolm Smith.
Vincent Tabone and other GOP leaders were arrested in a bribery scheme to elect Sen. Malcolm Smith mayor.
Democratic state Sen. Malcolm Smith is accused of bribing officials so he could run for mayor.
State Sen. Malcolm Smith and City Councilman Dan Halloran were arrested early Tuesday, the FBI said.
State Sen. Malcolm Smith was arrested Tuesday in an alleged bribery scheme.
Dan Halloran on New York politics: "Money is what greases the wheels... It's all about how much."
The state senator, who advocated for a new healthcare lab in Jamaica, was arrested April 2, 2013.
Quinn's final speech focused on new initiatives to keep the city affordable for middle class residents.
Assemblywoman Grace Meng made history becoming the first Asian American named to Congress Tuesday.
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