Jimmy Vielkind

Albany Pro: A budget debate over yachts; Re-linked teacher evaluations:

Albany Pro: A budget debate over yachts; Re-linked teacher evaluations

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

Latest Articles:

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Capital Playbook: What blizzard? City ‘spared the worst’

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Jan. 27, 2015

 
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The day the Assembly said no to Sheldon Silver

Democratic majority rejects speaker, will continue successor talks on Tuesday

Jan. 27, 2015

 
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Albany Pro: The day they ousted Sheldon Silver

Albany Pro: The day they ousted Sheldon Silver

Jan. 27, 2015

 
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Silver: ‘I am the speaker’

Speaker says he has not told anyone he is resigning

Jan. 27, 2015

 
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Assembly Dems debate Silver’s future ahead of conference

Black & Hispanic caucus huddles privately

Jan. 26, 2015

 
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Some members skeptical of Silver’s power-sharing proposal

Growing bloc of members say he can't remain titular speaker

Jan. 26, 2015

 
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Capital Playbook: 20-30 inches! De Blasio ‘could be a storm the likes of which we have never seen before’

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Jan. 26, 2015

 
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Albany Pro: Silver cedes power to committee

Albany Pro: Silver cedes power to committee

Jan. 26, 2015

 
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Silver yields some power as he mounts his defense

Successors are circling

Jan. 26, 2015

 
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Silver to empower five senior members

Heastie, Morelle, Lentol, Farrell and Nolan will take reins

Jan. 25, 2015