Silver: Governor Cuomo ‘Most Effective Chief Executive in Our Nation Today’

New  York’s powerful Assembly Speaker was more than effusive in his praise for Governor Andrew Cuomo’s leadership during today’s State of the State Conference. Speaking before Majority Leader Dean Skelos and the Governor himself, Speaker Silver said, ”You have emerged as the most effective chief executive in our nation today.”  That would place New York’s governor over the ones in 49 other states, as well as above President Back Obama.

Governor Cuomo returned at least some of the compliment, praising Speaker Silver’s “great job” and stating that ”we owe him a debt of gratitude.”  Read More