Senate Republican Leader Dean G. Skelos
In November 2010, Senator Skelos was re-elected to his fourteenth term in the New York State Senate. He now serves as the chamber’s Majority Leader, making him the highest-ranking Republican official in State government.
Senator Skelos was also elected by his colleagues to be Majority Leader of the Senate in June 2008. Later that year, he sponsored and passed Senate legislation to enact a property tax cap in an effort to give New York taxpayers relief from high property taxes. more >