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Sheldon Silver's Public Statements

Full Name: Sheldon Silver
Office: State Assembly (NY) - District 65, Democratic, Liberal Speaker
First Elected: 11/02/1976
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Rosa; 4 Children: Edward, Janine, Michelle, Esther
Birth Date: 02/13/1944
Birth Place: New York City, NY
Home City: New York City, NY
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
May 14, 2014 Governor Cuomo Hosts Second Tourism Summit; Expands Unprecedented Commitment to Growing Tourism Industry
May 9, 2014 Governor Cuomo Signs Legislation Extending Deadline to Gather Petitions for This Year's State and Local Primary Elections
March 31, 2014 Governor Cuomo and Legislative Leaders Announce Passage of 2014-15 Budget
March 29, 2013 Governor Cuomo and Legislative Leaders Announce Early Passage of 2013-14 Budget
Sept. 7, 2012 Governor Cuomo Signs Bill Strengthening Laws Against Internet Access of Child Pornography
Aug. 14, 2012 Governor Cuomo Signs Legislation to Make Invasive and Unwanted Telemarketing More Difficult in New York State
July 18, 2012 Governor Cuomo Signs Legislation to Strengthen and Support New York's Craft Breweries
July 17, 2012 Governor Cuomo Signs Legislation to Extend Iran Divestment Act
July 9, 2012 Governor Cuomo Signs Legislation to Help Protect Students from Cyberbullying
June 28, 2012 Governor Cuomo Announces Second Round of Low-Cost Power Allocations to New York City Under ReCharge New York
June 17, 2012 Governor Cuomo and Legislative Leaders Announce Agreement on Legislation to Protect People with Special Needs and Disabilities
June 17, 2012 Governor Cuomo and Legislative Leaders Announce Agreement on Bill to Prohibit Internet Access of Child Pornography‬
June 14, 2012 Governor Cuomo and Legislative Leaders Announce Agreement to Strengthen and Support New York's Craft Breweries
June 11, 2012 Governor Cuomo and Legislative Leaders Announce Agreement on Legislation Strengthening New York's Domestic Violence Laws
June 5, 2012 Governor Cuomo, Attorney General Schneiderman, and Legislative Leaders Announce Agreement to Make New York State a National Leader in Fighting Prescription Drug Abuse
June 4, 2012 Governor Cuomo Announces Legislation to Bring Consistency and Fairness to the State's Penal Law and Save Thousands of New Yorkers from Unnecessary Misdemeanor Charges
May 22, 2012 Governor Cuomo, Legislative Leaders, and NYRA Announce Agreement to Establish NYRA Reorganization Board to Transform NYRA
May 7, 2012 Governor Cuomo Announces First in the Nation Reforms to Protect People with Special Needs and Disabilities
March 14, 2012 Governor Cuomo, Senate Majority, Leader Skelos, and Assembly Speaker Silver Announce Historic Agreement on Expansion of DNA Databank
March 14, 2012 Governor Cuomo, Majority Leader Skelos, and Speaker Silver Announce Landmark Agreement to Begin Process of Amending State Constitution to Allow Casino Gaming in New York
March 14, 2012 Governor Cuomo, Majority Leader Skelos and Speaker Silver Announce Agreement on Historic Teacher Evaluation Law
Jan. 13, 2012 Governor Cuomo Signs Iran Divestment Act
Jan. 4, 2012 Governor Cuomo Announces Completion of Major Restoration Projects at the New York State Capitol
Dec. 20, 2011 Governor Cuomo Announces Agreement Reached on Taxi Legislation
Dec. 13, 2011 Governor Cuomo Approves UB2020 Application
Dec. 9, 2011 Governor Cuomo Signs Bill Creating Inner City Youth Employment Program
Dec. 6, 2011 Governor Cuomo, Majority Leader Skelos & Speaker Silver Announce Comprehensive Plans to Create Jobs and Grow the Economy
Nov. 4, 2011 Lower Manhattan Pols Comment on Efforts to Solve Downtown Quality-of-Life Issues
Nov. 2, 2011 Governor Cuomo Launches Program to Incentivize Improvements In Student Performance
June 24, 2011 Governor Cuomo, Senate Majority Leader Skelos and Assembly Speaker Silver Announce Historic Passage of Major Legislation
June 7, 2011 Governor Cuomo Introduces Program Bill on Ethics Reform
June 3, 2011 Governor Cuomo, Majority Leader Skelos & Speaker Silver Announce Agreement on Historic Ethics Reform
May 10, 2011 Governor Cuomo and Mayor Bloomberg Propose Legislation to Protect New York City Ratepayers from Massive Rate Increas
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