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Silver Must Resign

Days after he was placed in handcuffs and led into a courtroom, Sheldon Silver agreed to step aside temporarily as speaker of the state Assembly. You now know everything you need to know about the ethical and moral rot that has taken over Albany. 758 more words


Trust in the Time of Silver

By Noam Bramson

I had one conversation with Shelly Silver. It was 2002. I’d just won a Democratic primary for the New York State Assembly in which the Speaker had backed my opponent. 607 more words


New York State Assembly Speaker Surrenders to FBI

The speaker of the New York State Assembly, a longtime Democratic powerbroker, surrendered to authorities on federal corruption charges Thursday morning.

Sheldon Silver, the Assembly’s speaker since 1994 who was reelected in November, turned himself in to FBI agents in Lower Manhattan, the New York… 76 more words

NJ Assembly doing right by developmentally disabled living out-of-state~

Gov. Christie’s plan to return disabled living out-of-state to save money is being challenged by the state Assembly.

Couldn’t be prouder of the state Assembly as I am right now; people before profit. 30 more words

Victoria Kaloss

Assembly Committee Members Announcement

Assembly Speaker Toni Atkins (D-San Diego, District 78) announced her appointment of committee membership for the 2015-2016 Assembly session:

Accountability and Administrative Review

Assemblymember Rudy Salas, Jr. 2,396 more words

Assembly Committee