Sheldon Silver endorses DiFiore

State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver traveled to White Plains Tuesday to endorse Westchester County District Attorney Janet DiFiore in her re-election bid.

"I'm obviously very proud to receive this endorsement," said DiFiore about Silver's backing.

The high-profile endorsement quickly drew criticism from DiFiore's opponents, former prosecutor and Pace Law School professor Dan Schorr and White Plains lawyer Tony Castro.

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