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Ethics commission: Media consultants should report lobbying

ALBANY — New York's ethics commission says certain activities by media consultants constitute lobbying under state law and should be reported. In an advisory opinion Tuesday, the Joint Commission on Public Ethics says media relations and communications services don't necessarily cross the line, though particular activities are covered. They include getting paid to introduce a client to ...