It may have been the easiest raise ever won in city government. Approximately every two weeks in 2001, someone with access to the computerized payroll system at the city's Housing Development Corporation typed in a new, higher figure for Russell Harding's paycheck, a federal investigator said in an affidavit... More >>>
By photo: Keith Bedford
Walk-in job: The East Side storage facility where Harding had his agency rent a $4,500-a-year locker. He suffers a non-verbal learning disability, his lawyer says.