LoHud: Ball Asks Democrats: What About That AEG Probe?

In a remarkable and brief exchange last night on the Senate floor, Sen. Greg Ball stood up as Senate Democrats raised questions about a tax abatement for a Long Island fire department that evolved into comments by Sen. Eric Adams, D-Brooklyn, about corruption.
Ball asked: “Just one quick question: What is the status of the investigation into the Aqueduct gaming scandal, the multi-billion-dollar bid rigging scheme?”
Jaws dropped, and then the outspoken Republican from Putnam County asked again:
“On the topic: the multi-billion-dollar- bid rigging scheme and the Aqueduct scandal that still is unresolved?. Just a quick status update on that because I see tonight that you’ve raised your interest in corruption.” (READ MORE and SEE VIDEO)

About Greg Ball

Assemblyman Greg Ball (R, C, I – Patterson) is the Senator for New York State's 40th district. A former Vice President of Exceed International Development Corporation, Ball holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science from the United States Air Force Academy, is currently completing his Masters Thesis of Liberal Studies in International Affairs at Georgetown University, and received an honorable discharge in 2005 at the rank of Captain after service as an active duty officer in the United States Air Force. View all posts by Greg Ball →

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