Hakeem Jeffries sent out a fundraising email that left little doubt his intentions to run for Congress, and showed that the Assemblyman has something of a sardonic sense of humor.
Several years ago, as an attorney in a Midtown Manhattan law firm and candidate for the state legislature, I often was asked the question: Why would you want to go to Albany, that swamp of dysfunction? As a candidate for Congress I’m now asked the question: Why would you want to leave Albany, that paragon of democratic virtue . . . and go to Washington, that swamp of dysfunction? (My how things change) Read More