Updated: Monday, 08 Feb 2010, 5:29 PM EST
Published : Monday, 08 Feb 2010, 5:29 PM EST
ALBANY, N.Y. (WIVB) - Should State Senators, convicted of Class-A Misdemeanors, get the boot?
That's one of the questions being raised as Democratic leaders consider a new measure that would require automatic expulsion. This follows the misdemeanor assault conviction of Queens Senator, Hiram Monserrate, who went on trial for dragging his girlfriend.
A felony conviction would have cost him his job.