Sheldon Silver, the longtime leader of the New York state Assembly, has agreed to step down by Monday in the wake of federal corruption char…
Silver has said he expects to be vindicated and has offered to temporarily cede power to top lawmakers, but former supporters are quickly tu…
Speaker Sheldon Silver was taken into custody Thursday morning by the FBI. He faces five counts including conspiracy and bribery.
A bipartisan group of New York lawmakers is calling for the speaker of the assembly to step down.
Federal authorities have seized $3.8 million dollars of Silver’s money they call “fraud proceeds.”
The arrest sent shock waves through New York’s Capitol as a new legislative session began, and it came just a day after Silver shared the st…
A top New York State lawmaker is now in serious trouble with the feds.
Governor Andrew Cuomo criticized Buffalo’s schools, but praised its economic progress.
State troopers have arrested several protesters who sat and linked arms at the entrance to Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s annual budget address at Empi…
Cuomo says last year, taxes were lower for the middle class, corporations, and manufacturing. Now it’s time to take it a step further.
Medina residents voted a resounding “no” on a proposal for dissolution.
Obama spoke to a Congress controlled by Republicans for the first time in his presidency.
Donald Trump told political supporters he might be considering a run for president.