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Breaking: Sen. Tom Libous guilty of felony, ejected from Senate – Politics on the Hudson

Sen. Thomas Libous, the state Senate’s second-ranking Republican and a Southern Tier political institution for more than two decades, was convicted Wednesday of lying to the FBI, a felony that will force his removal from office. His expulsion from the … Continue reading

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Sen. Malcolm Smith’s defection, aides gain — Times-Union.com

The Albany Times-Union reported this week that     State Sen. Malcolm Smith‘s defection brought a bigger payday for his closest aides.   The Democratic lawmaker from Queens gave members of his staff taxpayer-funded raises totaling $58,500 effective with the new year, … Continue reading

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