Sheldon Silver is so corrupt that he is being called on to resign by a fellow Democrat in the Assembly, The New York Times Editorial Board, and The New York Divide Editorial Board:
Unforgivable Conduct in Albany
Scrutiny of Silver Continues as Lopez Is Set to Resign
Democrat in Assembly Calls on Silver to Quit
Sheldon Silver, as lawmaker and trial lawyer, claims that he has never had a conflict of interest. CC Sabathia wouldn't have a conflict of interest either if he were allowed to be an umpire for the games he pitched.