Even though I’m a Republican, I think he is an
innovator. He wants to change Albany for the better.
I think he’s in the best interests of the working class people, more
so than the Republican machine that has been in power the last 15
So far, so good. I like him. You know he’s going
to ruffle some feathers – that’s his job, right? He’s trying to take
an entrenched philosophy and maybe shake it up a bit. I wish him the
I work for the labor unions, and I know there’s a lot of disappointment
going on with 1199 [a local labor union] – they’re very angry for
cutting health costs. But it’s something to think about.
He’s been idealistic, which is good coming into
office, but I feel he should have known – especially dealing with
New York – the politics that were going to go on, like that
committee set up to choose the comptroller and they overrode him.