Dennis Gabryszak http://wrvo.org en Assemblyman convicted on bribery charges http://wrvo.org/post/assemblyman-convicted-bribery-charges <p>An Assemblyman from the Bronx has been convicted of corruption charges, meanwhile an Assemblyman from the Buffalo area resigned over accusations of sexual harassment.</p><p></p><p>On the first formal day of the legislative session, Assemblyman Eric Stevenson was convicted of bribery by a federal jury after he took $20,000 from adult day care developers in exchange for promising favorable legislation. Under state law, Stevenson is automatically removed from office.</p> Tue, 14 Jan 2014 12:59:27 +0000 Karen DeWitt 49923 at http://wrvo.org Speaker Silver says latest assemblyman accused of sexual harassment should leave http://wrvo.org/post/speaker-silver-says-latest-assemblyman-accused-sexual-harassment-should-leave <p></p><p>The legislative session begins with the New York State Assembly still plagued by sexual harassment scandals.&nbsp; Seven women have now accused a Buffalo-area assemblyman of sexual harassment.</p><p>Assemblyman Dennis Gabryszak , of Cheektowaga, has now been accused of sexual harassment&nbsp; by a seventh woman. Another assemblyman, Micah Kellner, of Manhattan , has been censured by the Assembly Ethics Committee for alleged sexual harassment.</p> Fri, 10 Jan 2014 12:35:00 +0000 Karen DeWitt 49619 at http://wrvo.org