Weekend in Review: Golisano on Albany, Suozzi on Gay Marriage

“Reform has come to the New York state Senate,” writes coup-orchestrater Tom Golisano.
Malcolm Smith is all but done as the Democratic leader.
Hiram Monserrate and Pedro Espada Jr. have earned tabloid outrage for going to the Yankees-Mets game yesterday.
In addition to everything else, the Post reports Monserrate is accused of soliciting money for his legal defense fund from a lobbyist with business before his committee.
Blair Horner told The Times that Albany right now is like “feudal Japan.”
If the Senate split is 31-31, there  are two ways things can go.
The ripple effect of a total impasse will significantly affect local communities.

Weekend in Review: Golisano on Albany, Suozzi on Gay Marriage