all stories tagged "sheldon silver"


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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
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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
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Andrea Vasquez  |  February 6, 2015 2:38 PM | Comments
Many residents laud Silver's support of local social services and his work in the community, but others disagree. VIDEO
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February 6, 2015 12:44 PM | Comments

The shakeup in Albany, Mayor de Blasio’s State of the City address, WNYC radio series on cancer, Dr. Ruth’s new book “Myths of Love” and bald eagles thriving in New Jersey.

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February 4, 2015 6:00 PM | Comments

The shakeup in Albany, Mayor de Blasio’s State of the City address, WNYC radio series on cancer, Dr. Ruth’s new book “Myths of Love” and bald eagles thriving in New Jersey.

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City and State  |  January 20, 2012 10:14 AM | Comments
Between the governor’s budget address and a new round of campaign finance reports this week, the New York political scene was even more packed than usual with winners and losers.
Workers display the product at Greyston bakery in Yonkers, NY. Greyston plans to become a benefit corporation once the new law goes into effect in 60 days. Photo courtesy of B Lab.
John Farley  |  December 14, 2011 4:00 AM | 1 Comment
On Monday, New York became the seventh state to create benefit corporations, which are legally obligated to create benefits for both society and their shareholders. What does that mean for the city?
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City Hall News  |  November 18, 2011 10:38 AM | Comments
This week Occupy Wall Street occupied... Wall Street. Protesters also spilled over into most of lower Manhattan. With all the action, stakes are high for this week's winners and losers list.
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City Hall News  |  November 4, 2011 9:27 AM | Comments
Occupy Albany hit its stride, while those Zuccotti Park hit a speed bump. The recessions hit home for kids when Bloomberg downsized his Halloween candy. This week's winners and losers...
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Daniel T. Allen  |  November 2, 2011 4:00 AM | Comments
Autism affects nearly one in every 110 children and takes a serious emotional and financial toll on families. A new law requires New York State insurers to cover the diagnoses and treatment of autism.VIDEO
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