This real estate developer is banned from donating to city officials. Here’s what it did instead

The Heskel Group is currently prohibited from donating to city officials, but they can still donate to state candidates who those officials support—a loophole they are taking advantage of. The Heskel Group, which is attempting to build a Target at 40-31 82nd Street in Queens with Sun Equities, has been banned from donating more than $400 to any municipal official since it asked the city to approve a zoning change for the project in February, […]

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