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Adams Campaign Contributors Plead Guilty to Straw Donor Conspiracy Charge

Shahid and Yahya Mushtaq, two brothers who run a construction company in Queens, each pleaded guilty on Tuesday to a misdemeanor conspiracy charge stemming from a straw donor scheme that generated illicit public matching funds for Eric Adams’ successful 2021 mayoral campaign.  The Mushtaqs’ pleas before state Supreme Court Judge Althea Drysdale in Manhattan require […]