Stephen Sweeney Has No Regrets


“As vindictive as he was? As mean as he was? Christie zeroed out Camden in the budget — he’s forcing ’em into bankruptcy. He’s taken hostages and he’s shooting them. No apologies.” —New Jersey Senate president Stephen Sweeney, when asked by the New York Times if he regrets threatening to punch governor Chris Christie and calling him a prick, in a story on the state’s “Tony Soprano–versus-the-Medici” style of politics. [NYT]