Silver Seeking ‘More Detailed Information’ on Lawmakers

Sheldon Silver’s remarks at the start of the legislative session in Albany includes this line, which sounds like he’s willing to pull the curtain back on lawmakers’ outside business ties:

Silver said:

“Hopefully, Minority Leader Kolb and I will soon join with the leadership of the New York State Senate in announcing agreement on significant ethics reform legislation; legislation that will, among other things, establish separate and independent ethics entities, and require fuller, more detailed information on the relationships between the leaders of government and business.”

Silver’s own outside work has, for some time, come under scrutiny.

Silver Seeking ‘More Detailed Information’ on Lawmakers