Jimmy Vielkind

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Bio: Jimmy Vielkind is chief of Capital's Albany bureau.

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Wright drops out as Assembly speaker race intensifies

Heastie shores up support; Morelle formally announces his candidacy

Jan. 29, 2015

 
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Albany Pro: Heastie consolidates support, Silver’s support

Albany Pro: Heastie consolidates support, Silver’s support

Jan. 29, 2015

 
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Lentol, in letter, pitches his ‘collegiality’

He's the fourth declared candidate for speaker

Jan. 28, 2015

 
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‘Shocked’ law firm places Silver on leave

Prosecutors say firm paid Silver $5.3 million in 12 years

Jan. 28, 2015

 
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Capital Playbook: Assembly Election Feb. 10

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Jan. 28, 2015

 
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Albany Pro: Morelle takes over

Albany Pro: Morelle takes over

Jan. 28, 2015

 
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Morelle set to replace Sheldon Silver, temporarily, on Monday

Election for Assembly speaker is scheduled for Feb. 10

Jan. 27, 2015

 
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Assembly Democrats discuss speaker ‘process’ without Silver

After two hours, Silver has not appeared in conference

Jan. 27, 2015

 
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Democrats still unclear on whether Silver will resign

Speaker set to face his conference

Jan. 27, 2015

 
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Democrats ponder Morelle, Heastie to replace Silver

Democrats huddle again at noon

Jan. 27, 2015