1903: Elected to the New York State Assembly
1912: Democrat Minority Leader in the State Assembly
1913: Speaker of the State Assembly
1915: Sheriff of New York County
1917: President of the Board of Aldermen of the City of New York
1918-1920, 1922-1928: Governor of New York
1928: United States Presidential Candidate
1928-1944: President of Empire State Inc.