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Ratings Agencies 'Key' to Mortgage Crisis Meltdown

Tuesday, February 05, 2013

Standard and Poor’s is the first rating agency to face civil fraud charges from the federal government. The Justice Department filed a civil complaint against the company on Monday. It’s the first federal enforcement action against a credit rating firm since the financial crisis almost five years ago.

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It's A Free Country ®

AG Schneiderman Looks to Force Big Donor Disclosure

Wednesday, August 15, 2012

WNYC

The attorney general believes a section New York charities law enables him to regulate any group that collects more than $25,000 from New York state donors.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

AG Schneiderman: New York's Drug War

Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Eric Schneiderman, New York State Attorney General and co-chair of the Residential Mortgage-Backed Securities Working Group, talks about his latest efforts to combat synthetic drugs and prescription drug abuse, plus other items on his agenda.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

AG Schneiderman Promises Swift Action From New Financial Regulation Group

Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Recap from It's a Free Country.

Welcome to Politics Bites, where every afternoon at It's A Free Country, we bring you the unmissable quotes from the morning's political conversations on WNYC. Today on the Brian Lehrer Show, Eric Schneiderman, New York State Attorney General and  co-chair of the Residential Mortgage-Backed Securities Working Group, talked about his appointment to co-chair the federal working group examining mortgage fraud.

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WNYC News

Attorney General Says Pa. Power Plant Is Polluting NY Air

Thursday, January 06, 2011

The New York Attorney General has filed suit against the owner of an out-of-state power plant he claims is polluting New York's air.

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