Yassky Landlocked

11th CD map Yassky LandlockedA reader got in touch yesterday to speculate that Brooklyn Councilman David Yassky, who’s running to replace Major Owens in Congress, had suffered some sort of demotion by trading in the chairmanship of a subcommitee on waterfronts — a glamourous subject, as these things go — for one on small business.

Then we took a look at the 11th Congressional District map. The district has as much waterfront as Bohemia has coast.