Breaking: New York Government Really Dysfunctional


Not that we needed any confirmation after a month of what we just endured, but the National Journal has declared Albany the most dysfunctional state government in the country. We get a perfect ten for leadership problems and statewide challenges (the economy, mayoral control), a nine for “media circus” (totally the fault of the tabloids), and an eight for criminality, which, sadly, seems kind of generous. [National Journal]