all stories tagged "Dean Skelos"

Matt Ryan, NY Now  |  May 14, 2015 3:05 PM | Comments

After first saying he wouldn’t step down after being charged with corruption, Skelos gave up his leadership position this week but kept his Senate seat.

May 8, 2015 4:21 PM | Comments

Matt Ryan reports on New York State Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos’ arrest, Professor Patrick Sharkey on concentrated poverty, Philip K. Howard explores “The Rule of Nobody” in his book, and the organization Rocking the Boat navigates STEAM subjects in the Hunts Point section of the Bronx.

May 7, 2015 4:50 PM | 1 Comment
Matt Ryan reports from Albany this week on the arrest of Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos.VIDEO
Kirsti Itameri  |  February 6, 2015 2:39 PM | Comments
History was made Tuesday in the assembly as Bronx lawmaker Carl Heastie became the first African-American elected as the chamber’s speaker.VIDEO
City & State  |  February 24, 2012 10:07 AM | Comments
Elected officials had a holiday this week, but there are always winners and losers. One of New York's biggest religious leaders got a promotion and the investigation into NYPD spying continues.
City & State  |  February 10, 2012 9:58 AM | 1 Comment
A surprising candidate announced his congressional campaign and a District Judge blasted Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos. This week in New York politics.
City Hall News  |  December 9, 2011 10:37 AM | Comments
On this week's list the governor seems to be unstoppable and a favorite New York celebrity discovered that you can put your foot in your mouth on Twitter.
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City Hall News  |  October 28, 2011 11:06 AM | Comments
Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance Jr. is on hold from our list until the John Haggerty jury renders a verdict, and Mayor Bloomberg gave the Occupy Wall Street protesters a reprieve.
City Hall News  |  September 23, 2011 10:51 AM | Comments
Gov. Cuomo’s poll numbers soared while the world’s leaders converged on Midtown to decide foreign policy and aggravate commuters. And, as always, the weeks winners and losers came into focus.
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