Jeff Klein http://wshu.org en Union "certain" Democrats will control Albany http://wshu.org/post/union-certain-democrats-will-control-albany <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The influential labor union 32BJ SEIU endorsed State Senator Jeff Klein Thursday. The endorsement is the latest in a series of moves that stands to put Democrats back in charge of Albany.</span></p><p>After Democrats appeared to win control of the State Senate in 2010 Klein stopped caucusing with them and started the breakaway Independent Democratic Conference which aligns itself with Republicans.</p> Thu, 03 Jul 2014 21:18:55 +0000 Charles Lane 20103 at http://wshu.org Union "certain" Democrats will control Albany Unfinished Business in New York's Legislative Session http://wshu.org/post/unfinished-business-new-yorks-legislative-session <div dir="ltr"><h1 itemprop="name"><span style="font-size: 14px; line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="font-size: 14px; line-height: 1.5;">There’s around two months left in the legislative session, and a number of issues left on the agenda. Mon, 28 Apr 2014 22:25:09 +0000 Karen DeWitt 16566 at http://wshu.org Unfinished Business in New York's Legislative Session NY environmental group gives Sen. Klein dubious "award" http://wshu.org/post/ny-environmental-group-gives-sen-klein-dubious-award <p>An environmental group has given Senate Independent Democratic Leader Jeff Klein its 2013 Oil Slick award, claiming the Senate Co-leader has done more than any other state legislator to harm the environment.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 09 Oct 2013 22:07:01 +0000 Karen DeWitt 6475 at http://wshu.org