Maura Keaney

  • Blogs

    February 3, 2010

    Bloomberg Defends Keaney, Offers Ethics Lesson

    During his reelection campaign, Mayor Bloomberg regularly pounded the pulpit about the dangers of "politics as usual." But the Gospel According to Mayor Mike got a new chapter yesterday as the mayor defended his promotion of Maura Keaney, a top campaign aide who was fined $2,500 for hitting up union ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 2, 2010

    Quinn-Bloomberg Aide Makes Illegal Campaign Calls, Wins New Six-Figure Job

    ​There were twin verdicts yesterday in the Dialing-for-Dollars probe of Maura Keaney, the multi-tasking former aide to both Council speaker Christine Quinn and Mayor Bloomberg's reelection campaign. Mayor Bloomberg's verdict was to immediately give Keaney a new six-figure job at his education ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 15, 2010

    More Bloomberg Wretched Excess

    The final tallies are in on the most-costly-local-election-ever. The new campaign records show that Mike Bloomberg -- the four percent winner -- doled out Christmas Eve bonuses of $400,000 apiece to campaign manager Bradley Tusk, press wrangler Howard Wolfson, and all-around cheer leader Patti Harri ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 30, 2009

    Bloomberg Bonus Babies Catch a Sweet Break

    There is apparently no such thing as buyer's remorse when the city's richest resident is doing the shopping. Mike Bloomberg will bestow bonuses of at least 20 percent on his campaign aides, the Times reports today, even though the meager margin of victory this produced by his team this November fell ... More >>

  • Columns

    November 10, 2009

    The Bloomberg Blowout That Wasn't

    History's richest campaign wins by a nose

  • News

    January 14, 2003

    Airing Dirty Linens

    A Win for Workers Who Put the Finery in Fine Dining