From an “editorial” in the NY Post:
People sell their souls all the time.
But in public?
Meet Simcha Felder, the Brooklyn Democrat who was elected to the state Senate last Tuesday, and who, quick as a wink, decamped to Republican Majority Leader Dean Skelos’ pirate crew.
It was strictly business, says Felder.
The ex-city councilman – who’s lately been working for that paragon of integrity, City Comptroller John Liu – made it plain while campaigning that he’d deliver his seat to whichever team gave him the most stuff.
Now, transactional politicking is what Albany does best.
Matter of fact, it’s not the first time that Skelos has tempted feckless Democrats to his side of the aisle.
Read more of this at the NY Post.