Governor David Paterson of NY… Drops the Hammer!

Update -09/12/2009. Looks like the good folks of New York suffered another terrorist attack on 9/11 –

ALBANY— Republicans in the State Senate blocked a plan to overhaul the state’s ethics laws Thursday night, the latest blow to attempts to reform New York’s scandal-prone government.

Original Post –

Facing 5 weeks of political stalemate and vicious gridlock in the NY Senate which has brought the state of New York nearly to it’s knees –

Governor Paterson drops the hammer. And no, it isn’t the appointment of the new Lt. Governor…

He’s suspended the Senator’s paychecks and expense vouchers!

Since they can’t pass any legislation – they can’t even get a bribe. Continue reading


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