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Barrett Calls on Silver to Resign the NY Assembly Speakership

Jan 27th, 2015 | By | Category: Current Events

Statement by Assemblymember Didi Barrett on the resent allegations of Sheldon Silver’s corruption. “The charges against Speaker Sheldon Silver have shocked and saddened me. In the three years I have known him, the Speaker has demonstrated a consistent interest in our Hudson Valley district and its needs. Like all Americans, he is entitled to the […]

To The Editor : Re: Sheldon Silver Arrest

Jan 24th, 2015 | By | Category: OP ED

To the Editor: Whether we elect them to govern, legislate or sit on the bench, we want to believe these people serve above the fray and with adherence to fair play.  When they don’t they betray the very foundation of our democracy. Corruption may aid those in power at times but it is almost always […]