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Attorney General Eric Schneiderman Launches New Initiative to Combat Government Fraud

The Attorney General says his new "Taxpayer Protection Unit" will target corrupt contractors, pension con artists, and large-scale tax cheats.

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said he wants to recover money stolen from taxpayers and the government—especially in the face of the $10 billion budget gap the state is facing for next year.

Two Candidates For New York State Attorney General Square Off In Heated Debate

With one week to go before the election, Democrat Eric Schneiderman and Republican Dan Donovan took part in a contentious debate over hot-button issues in the state.

At WAMC's studios in Albany, Schneiderman and Donovan spoke on everything from legislative issues to political corruption in Albany