retirement benefits http://wamc.org en County Legislator Sponsors Resolutions Related to Public Corruption http://wamc.org/post/county-legislator-sponsors-resolutions-related-public-corruption <p>As New York Governor Andrew Cuomo was introducing a measure to crack down on political corruption Tuesday, a local legislator in the Hudson Valley started work on a proposal for his county, one he hopes becomes law on the state level as well.</p><p>Rockland County Legislator Ed Day, a Republican, is sponsoring a resolution urging state legislators to move forward with a Senate and Assembly bill that would amend the state constitution to authorize the forfeiture of retirement benefits earned during the term of office of a New York elected official convicted of a public corruption felony.</p> Wed, 10 Apr 2013 22:51:54 +0000 Allison Dunne 61952 at http://wamc.org