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Here’s one thing Gov. Cuomo and Mayor de Blasio have in common: A lot of official favors get done for their fat-cat donors — and both keep insisting it’s all just a big coincidence.
The latest Cuomo case concerns Crystal Run Healthcare, already under federal investigation over $400,000 in possibly illegal donations to the gov’s campaign and whether they’re linked to a pay-to-play scheme.
The article goes on to state the following:
Now, despite earlier denials from everyone involved, it turns out company execs got a private sitdown with top state officials in 2015, just 12 days after Albany started seeking applications for $1.2 billion in development grants. Crystal Run wound up with $25.4 million of that (the only for-profit company to qualify) for two projects.