Cuomo’s post-Moreland reforms, so far, are a bust

Campaign finance package agreed to with Legislature off to a weak start. ⧸ Full Story

De Blasio inaugural committee member exceeded campaign contribution limit

Homeless shelter operator Isaac Leshinsky holds $168 million in city contracts — and his operation is about to get one more ⧸ Full Story

De Blasio refunds campaign cash to donors who do business with city

Barnes & Noble founder Leonard Riggio exceeded Campaign Finance Board limit more than tenfold ⧸ Full Story

The mayoral money bandwagon

Who's banking on goodwill with the next mayor of New York? ⧸ Full Story

Last-minute money floods mayoral campaigns

New donors include Wall Street giant Maurice Greenberg and civil-service unions ⧸ Full Story

On the Trail — Borough president candidates bank on matching funds

An office with small power lures big taxpayer financing, $4 million and counting ⧸ Full Story

Gov makes Hail Mary play for elections reform

Cuomo pitches public funding of campaigns and tougher limits on donations ⧸ Full Story

Small donors flock to Liu campaign

Undeterred by a campaign scandal, modest contributors have a big impact on the comptroller's prospects for mayor ⧸ Full Story

Mysterious money

Bill Thompson's mayoral campaign leads the field in leaving out details on sources of funds ⧸ Full Story

Council prepares to trump mayor on political-influence law

Following Bloomberg veto, council readies rollback of campaign-spending disclosure rules ⧸ Full Story

Mayoral candidate can accept contributions over city limit — for now

Republican George McDonald wins round in bid to overturn campaign finance rules ⧸ Full Story

What Hizzoner left behind

Five legacies you might not know Mayor Ed Koch left New York City ⧸ Full Story

The mayoral money game

As the race for City Hall heats up, candidates cultivate distinct bases for fundraising ⧸ Full Story

Campaign fundraiser gets gig at Thompson-tied Battery Park City Authority

Ex-Deputy Mayor Randy Mastro raised $30,000 weeks before deal to provide legal services ⧸ Full Story

City political campaigns could become members-only affairs

Good-government groups side with City Council in quest to curb Campaign Finance Board's reach ⧸ Full Story

Bold campaign spending rules in the spotlight

Attorney General Eric Schneiderman says he expects to defend his disclosure mandates in court ⧸ Full Story

Campaign Finance Board fires back at City Council

Advisory in advance of hearing responds to charges board overreached ⧸ Full Story

Governor raises stakes in campaign finance reform bid

Gov. Cuomo renews call for overhaul of election spending rules, including public financing rejected by GOP leadership ⧸ Full Story

Could 2013 be the year…

With a new year on the horizon, New York World reporters share a big story they each expect to be covering ⧸ Full Story

Ex-Councilmember hit with $200k bill from Campaign Finance Board

Kendall Stewart, who lost his Brooklyn City Council seat in 2009, must repay all of the public matching funds he received in his losing race against Jumaane Williams ⧸ Full Story