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Staten Island Advance
Albany's corruption cesspool deepensbagged two of Albany's biggest fish: Former Democratic Assembly Speaker Sheldon
Albany's corruption cesspool deepens
Staten Island Advance / Posted 11 hours ago
bagged two of Albany's biggest fish: Former Democratic Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver and onetime GOP Majority Leader Dean Skelos. Both men have received prison sentences on various corruption charges. Bharara has made it his personal mission... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Cuomo has escaped voters' foul mood, but how long can that last?panel, which was on the scent of the actions that led to the convictions of leg
Cuomo has escaped voters' foul mood, but how long can that last?
Crain's New York Business / Posted 5 days ago
panel, which was on the scent of the actions that led to the convictions of legislative leaders Sheldon Silver and Dean Skelos. Consider the contrast with de Blasio, whose poll numbers slid sharply when headlines of not dissimilar probes... Read more
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New York Post
Don’t count out Donald Trump just yetearlier convictions against his chief amigos, Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver a
Don’t count out Donald Trump just yet
New York Post / Posted 5 days ago
earlier convictions against his chief amigos, Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver and Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos, Cuomo is left with a Sgt. Schultz defense: I know nothing, I see nothing! It’s all he has, and it might be good... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Empire Outlets' construction manager tied to alleged upstate corruption schemeThis is instead of the controversial Transformative Investment Program, created
Empire Outlets' construction manager tied to alleged upstate corruption scheme
Staten Island Advance / Posted 7 days ago
This is instead of the controversial Transformative Investment Program, created by former state Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos, who was convicted of corruption charges last year. City agencies are also contributing $25.3 million to Empire... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Cuomo condemns corruption case; vows reformscharges Thursday reflected a lack of tough ethics oversight at the Capitol. La
Cuomo condemns corruption case; vows reforms
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 7 days ago
charges Thursday reflected a lack of tough ethics oversight at the Capitol. Last year, the two former legislative leaders, Dean Skelos and Sheldon Silver, were convicted on corruption charges by Bharara, who again said Thursday that Albany hasn't... Read more
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Fortune
NY Governor Cuomo's Ex-Advisors Have Been Charged in Corruption Caseslast year’s convictions of the leaders of the state legislature’s two houses, D
NY Governor Cuomo's Ex-Advisors Have Been Charged in Corruption Cases
Fortune / Posted 7 days ago
last year’s convictions of the leaders of the state legislature’s two houses, Democrat Sheldon Silver and Republican Dean Skelos. “Today’s complaint shines a light on yet another sordid side of the show-me-the-money culture that has so... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Young, Goodell ‘Embarrassed’ By Corruption Allegations12 years in prison for taking millions of dollars in bribes in kickbacks. A wee
Young, Goodell ‘Embarrassed’ By Corruption Allegations
The Post-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
12 years in prison for taking millions of dollars in bribes in kickbacks. A week later, former state Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos was sentenced to five years in prison after using his power in office to generate personal gains. Legislation to... Read more
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MPNnow.com
54th candidates: A fix for Albany corruption?allegations. Recent cases involved ex-Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, a Manhat
54th candidates: A fix for Albany corruption?
MPNnow.com / Posted 20 days ago
allegations. Recent cases involved ex-Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, a Manhattan Democrat, and former Senate Leader Dean Skelos, a Long Island Republican, both convicted of unrelated federal corruption charges. But the Legislature has yet to... Read more
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Wayne Post
54th candidates: A fix for Albany corruption?allegations. Recent cases involved ex-Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, a Manhat
54th candidates: A fix for Albany corruption?
Wayne Post / Posted 20 days ago
allegations. Recent cases involved ex-Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, a Manhattan Democrat, and former Senate Leader Dean Skelos, a Long Island Republican, both convicted of unrelated federal corruption charges. But the Legislature has yet to... Read more
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New York Post
Top attorney predicts Skelos and Silver won’t serve timeFamed New York defense lawyer Barry Slotnick predicted Sunday that disgraced la
Top attorney predicts Skelos and Silver won’t serve time
New York Post / Posted 25 days ago
Famed New York defense lawyer Barry Slotnick predicted Sunday that disgraced lawmakers Sheldon Silver and Dean Skelos will never see the inside of a prison — or even have a felony rap on their records. “They’re also going to stay out of jail... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Mountains & ValleysWe are appalled and mortified. VALLEY - to former state Assembly Speaker Sheld
Mountains & Valleys
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 27 days ago
We are appalled and mortified. VALLEY - to former state Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver and ex-Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos remaining out of jail while they await appeals. They're trying to rewrite morality and legality by arguing that... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Bedford
Andrew Falk, Candidate For Senate, Aims To Fight For Middle Classserving on the senate committee on ethics. "They haven't met in in nine years,
Andrew Falk, Candidate For Senate, Aims To Fight For Middle Class
The Daily Voice - Bedford / Posted 28 days ago
serving on the senate committee on ethics. "They haven't met in in nine years," Falk said. "When Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos was arrested, the first thing Terrence Murphy said was that Skelos was a true gentleman. He should be our ethics... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Chappaqua
Andrew Falk, Candidate For Senate, Aims To Fight For Middle Classserving on the senate committee on ethics. "They haven't met in in nine years,
Andrew Falk, Candidate For Senate, Aims To Fight For Middle Class
The Daily Voice - Chappaqua / Posted 28 days ago
serving on the senate committee on ethics. "They haven't met in in nine years," Falk said. "When Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos was arrested, the first thing Terrence Murphy said was that Skelos was a true gentleman. He should be our ethics... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Pound Ridge
Andrew Falk, Candidate For Senate, Aims To Fight For Middle Classserving on the senate committee on ethics. "They haven't met in in nine years,
Andrew Falk, Candidate For Senate, Aims To Fight For Middle Class
The Daily Voice - Pound Ridge / Posted 28 days ago
serving on the senate committee on ethics. "They haven't met in in nine years," Falk said. "When Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos was arrested, the first thing Terrence Murphy said was that Skelos was a true gentleman. He should be our ethics... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Briarcliff
Andrew Falk, Candidate For Senate, Aims To Fight For Middle Classserving on the senate committee on ethics. "They haven't met in in nine years,
Andrew Falk, Candidate For Senate, Aims To Fight For Middle Class
The Daily Voice - Briarcliff / Posted 28 days ago
serving on the senate committee on ethics. "They haven't met in in nine years," Falk said. "When Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos was arrested, the first thing Terrence Murphy said was that Skelos was a true gentleman. He should be our ethics... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Armonk
Andrew Falk, Candidate For Senate, Aims To Fight For Middle Classserving on the senate committee on ethics. "They haven't met in in nine years,
Andrew Falk, Candidate For Senate, Aims To Fight For Middle Class
The Daily Voice - Armonk / Posted 28 days ago
serving on the senate committee on ethics. "They haven't met in in nine years," Falk said. "When Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos was arrested, the first thing Terrence Murphy said was that Skelos was a true gentleman. He should be our ethics... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Cortlandt, Buchanan, Croton
Andrew Falk, Candidate For Senate, Aims To Fight For Middle Classserving on the senate committee on ethics. "They haven't met in in nine years,
Andrew Falk, Candidate For Senate, Aims To Fight For Middle Class
The Daily Voice - Cortlandt, Buchanan, Croton / Posted 28 days ago
serving on the senate committee on ethics. "They haven't met in in nine years," Falk said. "When Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos was arrested, the first thing Terrence Murphy said was that Skelos was a true gentleman. He should be our ethics... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Kaepernick protest gives Senate coup new lifein the photo, four were later convicted of felonies unrelated to the coup: Smit
Kaepernick protest gives Senate coup new life
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 29 days ago
in the photo, four were later convicted of felonies unrelated to the coup: Smith, Espada, former Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos, R-Nassau County, and the late Sen Thomas Libous, a Binghamton Republican whose family is fighting to overturn... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Mad as hell about Trump, Clinton and the Clinton Foundationit's linked to an official act, such as alleged in the cases involving New York
Mad as hell about Trump, Clinton and the Clinton Foundation
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 30 days ago
it's linked to an official act, such as alleged in the cases involving New York's legislative leaders Sheldon Silver and Dean Skelos. There has been no link shown in the case of the foundation. The notion that the foundation is somehow a sham is... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
ALAN CHARTOCK: It’s American as apple pie, but leaves a bad tasteto avoid conviction. U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara, who convicted Speaker Sheldon
ALAN CHARTOCK: It’s American as apple pie, but leaves a bad taste
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 1 months ago
to avoid conviction. U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara, who convicted Speaker Sheldon Silver and former Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos on pay-to-play charges, now has to see if they will get off because of the McDonnell decision. Put another way,... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Judge: Sheldon Silver can remain free during appealSilver's appeal." The ruling came several weeks after another judge found that
Judge: Sheldon Silver can remain free during appeal
Staten Island Advance / Posted 1 months ago
Silver's appeal." The ruling came several weeks after another judge found that New York's former Senate majority leader, Dean Skelos, can remain free on bail while he appeals his conviction and five-year prison sentence in a separate corruption... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Sheldon Silver remains free on appealled the state Assembly from 1994 until shortly after his arrest in January 2015
Sheldon Silver remains free on appeal
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
led the state Assembly from 1994 until shortly after his arrest in January 2015. He and former Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos, a Nassau County Republican, began 2015 as the leaders of the state Legislature. But both were convicted of... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Sheldon Silver To Remain Free Pending Appealtwo weeks after a court rules on his request to remain free for the length of a
Sheldon Silver To Remain Free Pending Appeal
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 1 months ago
two weeks after a court rules on his request to remain free for the length of any appeal. A different judge ruled earlier this month that former Senate majority leader Dean Skelos can remain free while he appeals his extortion and bribery ch... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Sheldon Silver remains free until October, at leastto turn himself in on Oct. 27 or 14 days after its ruling, whichever is later.
Sheldon Silver remains free until October, at least
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 1 months ago
to turn himself in on Oct. 27 or 14 days after its ruling, whichever is later. Silver and former Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos, a Nassau County Republican, began 2015 as the leaders of the state Legislature. But both were convicted of... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Silver prison term delayed until at least Oct. 31of his office to drive money to him through his outside law business dealings.
Silver prison term delayed until at least Oct. 31
The Buffalo News / Posted 1 months ago
of his office to drive money to him through his outside law business dealings. Silver and former Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos, also convicted in December on corruption charges, are appealing their convictions based on the U.S. Supreme... Read more
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