Alain E. Kaloyeros, who was charged in a federal complaint, stepped down as president of the State University of New York Polytechnic Institute.
State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is probing a deal involving the school and a real estate firm connected to Gov. Cuomo.
Alain E. Kaloyeros rose from a university laboratory to oversee hundreds of millions of dollars in state economic development funds. Beyond money, the rewards he sought seemed mostly to involve power.
A number of current and former top-level state officials say they are not surprised Alain Kaloyeros, the politically connected head of a State University high-tech research center.
The leader of a New York state research institute has resigned after being charged in a bribery and bid-rigging case that has shaken the administration of Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo. SUNY... To view the full story, click the title...