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Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, the longtime Albany power broker, surrendered Thursday to face multimillion dollar federal corruption charges, the Daily News has learned. A stunning five-count criminal complaint accused the Manhattan Democrat, a state political fixture for decades, with pocketing more than $6 million in bribes and kickbacks in return for wielding his massive influence.
originally posted by: Yeahkeepwatchingme
a reply to: Vaedur
Really? NY's getting worse and worse. Cuomo always makes sure to hold back this state if he doesn't agree with it/profit off of it.
He runs the entire state like a major city, only cares about the big areas and assumes the "filler areas" are populated only by trees and hopefully voters.