David Paterson’s campaign spokeswoman is departing, according to what she said was a “business” decision.
Here’s Tracy Sefl’s email:
I wanted to share with you that effective today I will no longer be serving as an advisor to Governor Paterson’s campaign. It has been a privilege to work for the Governor over the past year. My decision is a business one and I remain supportive and admiring of him and his agenda for the state. I wish him and his team — both at the campaign and inside the Executive Chamber — much success.
Baruch College professor Doug Muzzio, quotable as usual, said Sefl’s departure “speaks volumes; rodents abandon sinking ships.”
UPDATE: Campaign manager Richie Fife emails to say, “