The Quinning of Lopez?
Vito Committing Committee Commitments
Last week's Crain's Insider reported that Brooklyn Democratic leader Vito Lopez might be aiming squarely for the top committee chairmanships in lieu of the Speakership post. Such a deal may not bode well for either Brooklyn Speaker candidates, Bill de Blasio or Lew Fidler; and could ultimately prove most beneficial to Manhattanite Speaker wanna-be Christine Quinn.
The Insider also reported that Council Members-elect Inez Dickens, Dan Garodnick, Jessica Lappin and Rosie Mendez have already pledged their allegiances to Quinn as well.
Tis true? We shall see...