Politics

Friday, March 15, 2013

East Elmhurst

Beep hopefuls tout endorsments

The endorsements are rolling in for candidates hoping to take the place of Queens Borough President Helen Marshall after this year’s elections. Comment.

Thursday, March 14, 2013

Flushing

Jimmy Meng gets month behind bars

After former Flushing state Assemblyman Jimmy Meng was sentenced to a month behind bars Tuesday for taking an $80,000 bribe, his daughter, U.S. Rep. Grace Meng (D-Bayside), said her family was ready to move on. Comment.

Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Flushing

Jimmy Meng gets month in prison for taking bribe

Jimmy Meng, the father of U.S. Rep. Grace Meng (D-Bayside), was sentenced Tuesday afternoon to one month in prison and fined $30,000 after pleading guilty to wire fraud in Brooklyn federal court. Comments (1).

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