Steve Roth, Conflicted

We’ve been paging through the latest round of campaign contribution filings, posted late last week, for New York officials and

We’ve been paging through the latest round of campaign contribution filings, posted late last week, for New York officials and political parties.

One that caught our eye: A (seemingly) conflicting pair of donations from the same day; made by an unpredictable man.

  • ROTH, STEVEN; 25,000.00; 20-OCT-08; NEW YORK STATE DEMOCRATIC COMMITTEE
  • ROTH, STEVEN; 25,000.00; 20-OCT-08; NYS SENATE REPUBLICAN CAMPAIGN COMMITTEE

Mr. Roth, chairman of Vornado Realty Trust, has not responded to a request for comment.

Steve Roth, Conflicted