(Source: Chron) – So here’s Eric Schneiderman, of whom you’ve probably never heard, who last year was elected attorney general of the state of New York, a job that arguably makes him the third most-influential state officeholder in the nation, behind only the governors of New York and California.This is because the attorney general of the state of New York enforces the laws of the state with most of the nation’s top financial institutions, not to mention stock exchanges and corporate headquarters, not to mention that New York, with 19 million people, is the third most-populous state.

Source: Chron

Published 07:10 p.m., Tuesday, August 30, 2011

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