The Moreland Commission to Investigate Public Corruption will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, September 24, 2013 at the Empire State Plaza in Albany.
Each hearing will cover specific subject areas. Tuesday’s hearing will focus on campaign finance, outside income of state elected officials and political party housekeeping accounts.
The speakers include:
- Brian Paul, Research and Policy Manager, Common Cause New York
- Bill Mahoney, Research Coordinator, New York Public Interest Research Group
- Karen Scharff, Executive Director, and Jessica Wisneski, Legislative Campaigns Director, Citizen Action of New York
- Dick Dadey, Executive Director and Rachael Fauss, Research and Policy Manager, Citizen Union
WHAT: New York State Moreland Commission to Investigate Public Corruption
WHEN: 6 p.m. – 9 p.m., Tuesday, September 24, 2013 (Doors open at 5 p.m.)
WHERE: Empire State Plaza Concourse, Albany (Meeting Room 6)
**NOTE: Location change to increase capacity
WEBCAST: The hearings will be available live via webcast for remote viewing:
Windows Media Link
Real Player Link
NOTE: All members of the media wishing to attend the hearings are asked to RSVP via email at: firstname.lastname@example.org
**Relevant testimony to the Commission must have submitted their request online no later than 12:00pm on Monday, September 23, 2013. Testimony must be limited to 3 minutes and relate to campaign finance, outside income of state elected officials or political party housekeeping accounts.
The Commission will strive to schedule as many participants as possible, but the 9:00pm hearing conclusion may require that those wishing to provide oral testimony provide written testimony only. All written testimony that is submitted will be included in the record of the proceedings.