Sweeney in as Majority Leader

Stephen Sweeney has been selected as the Senate Majority Leader.

It's unclear whether Sen. Paul Sarlo, who was also vying for the leadership position, will chair the Budget Appropriations Commitee.

"That's up to the Senate President," said Sarlo. "I congratulate Sen. Sweeney, and it's time to come together as Democrats."

Sweeney had the support of 14 out of 23 members of the Democratic caucus before they came together to make the decision unanimous. Sweeney in as Majority Leader