Tag: Sheldon Silver

The 70-year-old lawmaker has been accused of using his influence in the state to pad his pockets.

Federal prosecutors reportedly opened an investigation into Silver after Gov. Andrew Cuomo unceremoniously disbanded the so-called Moreland Commission.

Results of the other 21 Assembly seats on LI were largely predictable.

"There are a lot of variables...I’ve been in many debates that I think were a disservice to democracy."

ATS hired a lobbyist to push the “School Bus Camera Safety Act” in the state Legislature, records show.

While those rallying outside protested Cuomo’s position on issues ranging from education to the environment and gun rights, Democrats inside called the fundraiser a success.

Three men have admitted to stealing $9 million from a taxpayer-funded anti-poverty nonprofit group by laundering it through a Long Island insurance company and...

State legislators stopped short of calling for a full repeal of the controversial new education programs.

“Research suggests that medical marijuana can help manage the pain of cancer and other diseases.”

“For the second time in three days, we unseal criminal charges against a sitting member of our state legislature”