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"...an idea whose time has come. If I were passing through Albany, I'd visit, that's for sure!"
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"...a museum that would not only detail Albany's many political scandals but also offer some possible solutions to corruption."
JOIN US! Thursday Evening, November 16th, for a wonderful evening as we will honor 2017 Nellie Bly Award Winner, Susanne Craig of The New York Times. The event will be from 6 to 8:30 P.M. and will include a reception and an award ceremony, followed by a roundtable discussion on government and the press. Roundtable participants include: Susanne Craig, William K. Rashbaum of The New York Times, Rex Smith, Editor of the Times Union, and John M. Caher, Senior Advisor for Strategic Communications with the New York State Unified Court System. The panel will be moderated by Capital Pressroom radio host Susan Arbetter. The event will take place at The First Unitarian Universalist Society of Albany, 405 Washington Avenue (adjacent to the downtown SUNY campus). Tickets are $40 each (cash or check at the door or by credit card above). A discount for group sales to nonprofit organizations and educational institutions is available. Please inquire at AlbanyMPC@gmail.com. Download the event flyer here. Interested in placing an ad in the program? Click here for information.
please bring your printed receipt which serves as your ticket.
- Chris Weigant, HuffingtonPost
The Museum of Political Corruption
The Museum of Political Corruption and Albany Law School co-hosted the screening of Yael Melamede's "(Dis)Honesty--The Truth About Lies." A roundtable discussion followed the screening. Roundtable participants included Film Director Yael Melamede, Blair Horner of NYPIRG, NYS Assemblyman John T. McDonald III, Albany Law School Law Professor Michael Hutter, and former NYS Senator Cecilia Tkaczyk
Lin-Manuel Miranda, creator of the hit Broadway musical HAMILTON, gave us on page 137 in his book on Hamilton!
Our 2-4-16 Roundtable and Public Forum on Corruption was a huge success, and featured (clockwise from upper left) Frank Anechiarico, Maynard-Knox Professor of Government and Law, Hamilton College; Blair Horner, Executive Director, New York Public Interest Research Group; Zephyr Teachout, Associate Professor of Law, Fordham University, and Jimmy Vielkind, POLITICO, New York's Albany Bureau Chief.
WHEN WE OPEN....
ADULT BRIBE: $12.50
CHILDREN'S BRIBES* $6.50
*CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF 12, BUT PARENTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO LIE ABOUT THE AGE OF THEIR CHILDREN.
CORRUPT POLITICIANS GET IN FOR FREE
EVERY TUESDAY IS COUPLES DAY! BRING A FRIEND OR CO-CONSPIRATOR!
November 16th, 2017 from 6-8:30 PM
and The Center for Ethical Governance