26th City Council District

Former Queens Councilmember Eric Gioia owes thousands for campaign violations
Politics Melissa Chan 7/31/2013 at 3:12PM

Former Councilmember Eric Gioia owes more than $72,000 in total penalties for about a dozen violations his failed election campaign for public advocate committed in 2009. The offenses include accepting over-the-limit and corporate contributions and failing to provide bank statements or report transactions, the city’s Campaign Finance Board said. The ex-legislator was also fined nearly [...]