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Gov. Andrew Cuomo, center, Lt. Gov. Bob Duffy, left, and Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver speak during the Wine, Beer, Spirits and Cider Summit, Tuesday, April 8, 2014, in Albany, N.Y. (AP Photo/Albany Times Union, John Carl D'Annibale)

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FILE - In this April 3, 2014 file photo, New York Mayor Bill de Blasio, second right, and State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, right, visit a pre-kindergarten classroom at P.S.1 in New York. Now that the mayor has secured $300 million to put 4-year-olds in school, his administration must quickly find enough good teachers and classrooms to offer full-day pre-kindergarten for 53,000 children by September and another 20,000 by September, 2015. (AP Photo/New York Daily News, Susan Watts, Pool, File)

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Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, D-Manhattan, talks to reporters in a hallway at the Capitol on Friday, March 28, 2014, in Albany, N.Y. Silver tells reporters at the state Capitol Friday that pre-kindergarten and other education issues still need to be agreed to. The budget is due before Tuesday. Silver says he is still optimistic they can agree to a budget on time. (AP Photo/Mike Groll)

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Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, D-Manhattan, talks to reporters in a hallway at the Capitol on Friday, March 28, 2014, in Albany, N.Y. (AP Photo/Mike Groll)

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Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, D-Manhattan, talks to reporters in a hallway at the Capitol on Friday, March 28, 2014, in Albany, N.Y. (AP Photo/Mike Groll)

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Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, D-Manhattan, right, and press secretary Michael Whyland walk to through the War Room on their way to Gov. Andrew Cuomo's office for a legislative leaders budget meeting at the Capitol on Thursday, March 27, 2014, in Albany, N.Y. (AP Photo/Mike Groll)

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Senate Republican leader Dean Skelos, R-Rockville Centre, left, Senate co-leader Jeff Klein, D-Bronx, center, and Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, D-Manhattan, leave Gov. Andrew Cuomo's office at the Capitol after a budget meeting on Thursday, March 27, 2014, in Albany, N.Y. (AP Photo/Mike Groll)

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Senate Republican leader Dean Skelos, R-Rockville Centre, left, and Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, D-Manhattan, talk to reporters outside Gov. Andrew Cuomo's office at the Capitol after a budget meeting on Thursday, March 27, 2014, in Albany, N.Y. (AP Photo/Mike Groll)

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Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, D-Manhattan, left, talks with reporters on his way to a budget meeting at Gov. Andrew Cuomo's office at the Capitol on Thursday, March 27, 2014, in Albany, N.Y. (AP Photo/Mike Groll)