Defining the Outer Limits of Shilling

I left the Charter Revision Commission hearing last week before it got interesting.

When representatives from Citizens Union testified, they got some brushback from state lawmakers who thought the group was representing the mayor’s interests, rather than the public.

“I’m just wondering what are the outer limits of Citizens Union’s willingness to be a shill for the Mayor,” Assemblyman Rory Lancman asked at one point.

Video of the exchange is here.