Former Assemblyman Vito Lopez has died.
The NY Post‘s Albany bureau chief Fred Dicker reported on Tuesday that former Assemblyman Vito Lopez has died.
"Sources said the Brooklyn legislator was taken to Memorial Sloan Kettering Medical Center and passed away Monday night.
Lopez, 74, had been battling cancer for years.
The Brooklyn legislator was once one of the most powerful officials in the state until being brought down in a sexual harassment scandal. He resigned from the Legislature in 2013."