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Sheldon Silver

Democratic — Assembly Member — District 65
Available Terms:
  • 2011-2012
  • 2013-2014
  • 2015-2016

Sheldon Silver represents Assembly District 65 in the New York Assembly, is a member of one committee, and is the primary sponsor of 356 bills.

1998 682083.0
2000 218295.79
2002 545820.0
2004 535160.0
2006 707850.0
2008 459900.52
2010 572489.93
2012 482631.52

For detailed campaign finance information visit Influence Explorer. Figures via the National Institute on Money in State Politics.



News and Blog Coverage

Updated: DACC proceeding with Silver fundraiser

In politics and so many things in life, timing is everything — such as the unfortunate timing of the invitations to a pricey Feb. 9 fundraiser at the Hilton Albany for Democratic Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver that arrived in mailboxes on Friday, the day after Silver was arrested on federal ...

This week on ‘NYN’: Bharara’s Silver hammer comes down

Don’t miss this week’s episode of “New York Now,” a state Emmy-winning coproduction of WMHT and the Times Union. Highlights include: WMHT’s Matt Ryan surveys a furious week at the Capitol, from Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s unveiling of his “Opportunity Agenda” to the stunning news of Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver’s arrest ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • A 2291

    Establishes the prescription drug discount program; repealer

  • A 1871

    Establishes terms of members of the board of the New York state thruway authority

  • K 9

    Celebrating the life and career of former New York State Governor Mario M. Cuomo

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  • A 1805

    Authorizes the offering of twelve month work exemption to certain parents or relatives in receipt of public assistance who personally provide child care

  • A 1863

    Relates to the purchase of cleaner vehicles for use by state agencies

  • A 1864

    Requires the office of children and family services to post additional relevant qualifications of child day care providers on the office website

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