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The Lesson of Silver and Skelos

The lesson of Silver and Skelos is older than the American Republic itself. Continue reading

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We The People of New York Stands Strong in SAFE Act Court Arguments; Scores More Victories for Civic Education

We The People of New York gives oral arguments for constitutional challenge lawsuit against SAFE Act in Appellate Division of the NY State Supreme Court. Decision expected in early November.

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A Major Donor to Cuomo Has Flipped for the Feds

One path to identifying Skelos came from a key officer in one of the biggest political funding outfits in the state. And if he’s talking, there’s no telling where this goes next. Continue reading

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Arrests of Skelos and Silver Leave Cuomo in the Muck

You could smell the rot of Albany around the country. And with Skelos and Silver having a total lock on every action and nonaction, there was no way to believe they were running clean houses. Continue reading

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Oral Arguments for Sheldon Silver Case Rescheduled

Previously scheduled to take place Friday, October 11, 2013, plaintiff received a fax message from Judge Kimberly O’Connor that the oral argument for this case has been rescheduled to October 28, 2013 at 11AM. No explanation was given for the change. Continue reading

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Oral Arguments Made in New York State Supreme Court Case Against Silver for Using Public Funds in Lopez Settlement

“Our elected officials take an oath to obey the NY State and federal Constitutions,” said Schulz. “The prohibition regarding the use of public funds in aid of private undertakings is very clear. Mr. Silver has publicly admitted he did not handle the matter properly. The money, which belongs to the taxpayers, had no business being used for this purpose and must be put back.” Continue reading

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Noah Webster on the Second Amendment

“Before a standing army can rule, the people must be disarmed; as they are in almost every kingdom of Europe. The supreme power in America cannot enforce unjust laws by the sword; because the whole body of the people are … Continue reading

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Update: Legal Challenge to New York SAFE ACT Mounted by We The People of New York, Inc.

Led by We The People of New York, Inc. founder, Robert Schulz, a total of 1,256 plaintiffs from 58 New York counties filed a constitutional challenge against the NY SAFE ACT in the New York Supreme Court in Albany on February 28, 2013. The complaint was served on defendants Governor Andrew Cuomo, Speaker of the Assembly Sheldon Silver, leaders of the State Senate, Senators Dean Skelos and Jeffrey Klein, as well as Attorney General Eric Schneiderman. Continue reading

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