New York NOW

History of the Moreland Act

Season 2013 Episode 30 | 26m 46s | Video has closed captioning.

Gov. Cuomo recently appointed a Moreland Commission to investigate possible corruption in the state legislature. He also used this power in the wake of Superstorm Sandy to investigate the LIPA. Albany historian John Evers explains the beginnings of the Moreland Act & how it was used by Gov. Al Smith. Also, discussion of this week's headlines including Cuomo's response to devastating storm damage.

Aired: 07/18/13

Rating: NR

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