Cuomo Announces Return of $30 Million in A.I.G. Bonuses

ALBANY—Andrew Cuomo says that he has secured the return over $30 million of the infamous A.I.G. bonuses after “discussions.”
Cuomo puts himself ahead of the U.S. Congress in making the move; Congress has passed a measure that would tax 90 percent of the bonuses, but the legislation will not take effect any time soon. A.I.G. provided Cuomo with the names of bonus recipients last week under the threat of a subpoena.
“I’m trying to get the money back, because I think that’s what the American people demand and deserve,” Cuomo just told reporters on a conference call. “I’m hopeful that more A.

Cuomo Announces Return of $30 Million in A.I.G. Bonuses