Assembly Member Sheldon Silver's Public Statements

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Full Name: Sheldon Silver
Current Office: State Assembly - District 65, Democratic, Liberal
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
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5/14/14 Governor Cuomo Hosts Second Tourism Summit; Expands Unprecedented Commitment to Growing Tourism Industry 5/09/14 Governor Cuomo Signs Legislation Extending Deadline to Gather Petitions for This Year's State and Local Primary Elections 3/31/14 Governor Cuomo and Legislative Leaders Announce Passage of 2014-15 Budget 3/29/13 Governor Cuomo and Legislative Leaders Announce Early Passage of 2013-14 Budget 9/07/12 Governor Cuomo Signs Bill Strengthening Laws Against Internet Access of Child Pornography 8/14/12 Governor Cuomo Signs Legislation to Make Invasive and Unwanted Telemarketing More Difficult in New York State 7/18/12 Governor Cuomo Signs Legislation to Strengthen and Support New York's Craft Breweries 7/17/12 Governor Cuomo Signs Legislation to Extend Iran Divestment Act 7/09/12 Governor Cuomo Signs Legislation to Help Protect Students from Cyberbullying 6/28/12 Governor Cuomo Announces Second Round of Low-Cost Power Allocations to New York City Under ReCharge New York 6/17/12 Governor Cuomo and Legislative Leaders Announce Agreement on Legislation to Protect People with Special Needs and Disabilities 6/17/12 Governor Cuomo and Legislative Leaders Announce Agreement on Bill to Prohibit Internet Access of Child Pornography‬ 6/14/12 Governor Cuomo and Legislative Leaders Announce Agreement to Strengthen and Support New York's Craft Breweries 6/11/12 Governor Cuomo and Legislative Leaders Announce Agreement on Legislation Strengthening New York's Domestic Violence Laws 6/05/12 Governor Cuomo, Attorney General Schneiderman, and Legislative Leaders Announce Agreement to Make New York State a National Leader in Fighting Prescription Drug Abuse 6/04/12 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 5/22/12 Governor Cuomo, Legislative Leaders, and NYRA Announce Agreement to Establish NYRA Reorganization Board to Transform NYRA 5/07/12 Governor Cuomo Announces First in the Nation Reforms to Protect People with Special Needs and Disabilities 3/14/12 Governor Cuomo, Senate Majority, Leader Skelos, and Assembly Speaker Silver Announce Historic Agreement on Expansion of DNA Databank 3/14/12 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 3/14/12 Governor Cuomo, Majority Leader Skelos and Speaker Silver Announce Agreement on Historic Teacher Evaluation Law 1/13/12 Governor Cuomo Signs Iran Divestment Act 1/04/12 Governor Cuomo Announces Completion of Major Restoration Projects at the New York State Capitol 12/20/11 Governor Cuomo Announces Agreement Reached on Taxi Legislation 12/13/11 Governor Cuomo Approves UB2020 Application 12/09/11 Governor Cuomo Signs Bill Creating Inner City Youth Employment Program 12/06/11 Governor Cuomo, Majority Leader Skelos & Speaker Silver Announce Comprehensive Plans to Create Jobs and Grow the Economy 11/04/11 Lower Manhattan Pols Comment on Efforts to Solve Downtown Quality-of-Life Issues 11/02/11 Governor Cuomo Launches Program to Incentivize Improvements In Student Performance 6/24/11 Governor Cuomo, Senate Majority Leader Skelos and Assembly Speaker Silver Announce Historic Passage of Major Legislation 6/07/11 Governor Cuomo Introduces Program Bill on Ethics Reform 6/03/11 Governor Cuomo, Majority Leader Skelos & Speaker Silver Announce Agreement on Historic Ethics Reform 5/10/11 Governor Cuomo and Mayor Bloomberg Propose Legislation to Protect New York City Ratepayers from Massive Rate Increas