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Alesi Promotes Partnership with Silver

Senator Jim Alesi is working with Speaker Sheldon Silver to pass legislation in New York that authorizes a CAPCO program:

Republican Sen. Jim Alesi, who has broken ranks with his party to support gay marriage, and done so vocally, is now promoting his work with Speaker Sheldon Silver, a Democrat and someone Republicans in upstate New York have made a habit of characterizing as a villain.

“Senator Alesi teams with Speaker Silver to assist New York businesses,” read the headline on Alesi’s news release: “Senator Jim Alesi (R,C,I – Perinton) and Assembly Speaker Shelly Silver joined forces to pass legislation that will assist businesses in New York State receive capital that is not available from traditional commercial banks through all stages of development – prestart-up, start-up, expansion, or survival.”
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