Hank Sheinkopf, former fierce lobbyist of the catholic league against laws protecting children from sex abuse, is now representing the protector of molesters, in new Square. The long-time mastermind of the Clinton Doctrine, Hank Sheinkopf used to make million dollars in the Clinton administration. Now, he is representing all the Bums in New York State, including Rabbi Tendler, a sex offender Rabbi dismissed form his job. Nothing tops the best career move, his choice to represent the Skverer Rebbe in the latest arson case.
Why is Hank Sheinkopf so desperate? According to the State’s Investigative General report a former State Senate's top Democratic official, Angelo Aponte, leaked confidential and sensitive financial information about the other five other bids to people tied to AEG, including longtime Democratic consultant Hank Sheinkopf. According to a newspaper report Sheinkopf had the power to installed Aponte in the job, because Sheinkopf doubles as a lobbyist and as a political consultant, that advised Senate Democrats in the elections that led to the 2008 majority, helping to make Malcolm Smith majority leader. Sheinkopf collected $356,741 in consulting fees from the Senate Democratic Campaign Committee at the same time that he was representing AEG and its precursor with Senate Democrats.
Manhattan U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara has been investigating the Aqueduct deal all year, as he has also simultaneous investigated the $50 million voting machine contract awarded by the city election board to a company, Election Systems & Software (ES&S), also represented by Sheinkopf and and his partner Norman Levy. A lobbyist working with Sheinkopf and Levy for ES&S, Anthony Mangone, was arrested by the feds on unrelated bribery charges the day after the January board decision.
Hank Sheinkopf was a personal friend and consultant to Bill Thompson, a decent and honorable Comptroller, until Mike Bloomberg paid him an extra dollar to flip sides. Sheinkopf left Thompson after the pension scandal heated up. His partner Norman Levy according to the Village Voice appeared to be part of pension money manager contracts like Hank Morris, Steve Ratner and Ray Harding. Investigators concluded that Norman whose conviction for running a parking-ticket-fixing-scam decades ago was also overturned on appeal was secretly splitting fees with a major Thompson contributor who was award with a $3 million contract with the city’s pension fund. Sheinkopf double-crossing his old friends Thompson just to make some money, will help pay his mortgage on his million dollar home in the Hamptons, as representing all the molesters in town?
Hank Sheinkopf, A Baal Teshuva NYPD cop who clients are afraid to hire him because there secrets could be revealed to the FBI if Sheinkopf is ever found to play a criminal role in any of these ongoing investigations. Hank it looks like your luck is about to run out just like Anthony Weiner.