This is just another example of the money laundering scheme that Silver and the political bosses in Albany are involved in. You cannot tell me Silver and the whole lot of them did not know about this. All of it has been covered up for years and if we only had an Attorney General in this state with the guts to go after it, send people to jail because of it, it would have stopped years ago. ~Rus
Investigators are looking into whether William Rapfogel overpaid the insurance provider for the Metropolitan Council on Jewish Poverty and then directed the provider to make political donations to politicians who funded the Met Council.
William Rapfogel, one of Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver’s closest friends, is the target of three investigations of alleged financial improprieties.