Sheldon Silver on the Heart and Soul of Democracy

During his speech to the state Democratic Party this week, Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver went out of his way to defend his legislative body, and emphasize the importance of the Legislature.

“One body of Democrats has been the consistent leader and unrelenting voice for hard-working middle-class families,” he said.

“We look forward to new leadership that appreciates and respects the legislative process for what it is: the very heart and soul of Democracy.” Sheldon Silver on the Heart and Soul of Democracy