Tag: Sheldon Silver

Jury selection began Monday, but ironically only a few potential jurors knew their state representatives.

The senator and his son allegedly extorted $100,000 from a company that lobbied the lawmaker.

Questions linger after state Senate majority leadership switcheroo this week.

The change in leadership comes a week after Skelos was arrested on federal corruption charges.

The powerful state lawmaker from Rockville Centre is accused of taking bribes.

Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano's spokesman said the county is not a target of the probe.

The Bronx Democrat is the first African American to hold the chamber's top post.

Skelos' office blasted the report as "thinly sourced" and irresponsible journalism.

But the next speaker will most likely hail from New York City.