NY AG candidate blasts incumbent for lack of transparency

Republican Attorney General Candidate John Cahill criticized Attorney General Eric Schneiderman during a press conference in Albany last week for refusing to disclose information provided by his political consultants.

The allegations were made specifically in regards to communications with Jennifer Cunningham, managing director at the communications firm SKDKnickerbocker ó Schneiderman's former wife. During her heyday as a successful lobbyist, Cunningham played a decisive role during Schneiderman's 2010 campaign for AG by garnering support from major organizations.

"Schneiderman is conferring a phony status to his consultants in order to justify withholding communications with them and he needs to come clean about it," Cahill said. Continue>>>