Schneiderman $6.9M, Cahill nearly $1M in NY race

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman. (AP Photo/Mike Groll)

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Campaign finance reports for the New York attorney general’s race show incumbent Eric Schneiderman with $6.9 million in his campaign fund, and challenger John Cahill with nearly $1 million.

Schneiderman, a Manhattan Democrat, lists $2.68 million in donations and $1.75 million in expenses the past six months.

Republican Cahill, an attorney from Yonkers and former chief of staff to Gov. George Pataki, reports having raised $1.07 million and spent $99,000.

Major Schneiderman donations include $50,000 each from three New York City limited liability corporations: DOLP 1155 Properties, DOLP 733 Properties and DOLP 1133 Properties.

Major Cahill donations include $41,000 from financier Kenneth G. Langone of Manhattan and $41,100 from Elaine Langone of Sands Point. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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