William Wachtel

  • Blogs

    September 15, 2009

    D.A. Candidates Grabbed Big Bucks in Last Days of Campaign

    In the past week, the Manhattan D.A. candidates really worked the pockets of big contributors, Board of Elections 24-hour reports reveal. Leslie Crocker Snyder reports $139,950 in donations since last Tuesday, much of it from lawyers like Bernie Goetz defender Barry Slotnick and Lawrence S. Goldman. ... More >>

  • Columns

    February 4, 2009
  • Blogs

    July 12, 2005

    State GOP's Drum Rap

    Last Week, Republican state chairman Stephen Minarik called on Attorney General Elliot Spitzer to investigate the nonprofit, tax-exempt Drum Major Institute for being too friendly with Freddy Ferrer. Exhibit A, according to Minarik's letter, was a July 5 press conference condemning English-only repo ... More >>

  • News

    November 23, 2004

    Getting the Incest Out

    A Bloomberg proposal that could transform city campaign finance