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New York Legislature Moves on Gun Legislation

Tuesday, January 15, 2013

Ahead of the Obama administration's attempt to get some changes in gun laws, the state of New York has staked a claim first. The legislature there responded to the Sandy Hook tragedy with a late night vote that went 43 to 18. Some are calling it the the most restrictive gun control law in the country.

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Speaker Silver: Raising the Minimum Wage

Thursday, February 09, 2012

Sheldon Silver, NYS Assembly Speaker (D-64th), discusses his bill to raise the minimum wage and the issue of churches in schools.

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Tax Cap for Rent Regs

Thursday, June 02, 2011

NYS Assembly Speaker (D-64th) Sheldon Silver talks about the deal to cap property taxes and renew rent regulations, plus other remaining items on the legislature's agenda.

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Monday, September 08, 2008

Sheldon Silver, New York State Assembly speaker (D-64th), faces two opponents for his lower Manhattan seat in tomorrow's primary election. He and his challengers--Luke Henry and Paul Newell--each make their case to the voters.

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Shel on Hil

Monday, August 25, 2008

New York State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver talks about Senator Clinton's speech to the New York Delegation.

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