'A sort of State House farm system'
Fred Bayles's Exhibit A
: Nearly 20 percent of legislators started out as legislative aides. ... Tim Cahill on Democrats
: "I think the party is exclusionary. The party forces you to make deals, and those haunt you in the end." ... Hmmm. What deals? Too many to recount, I suppose.Update
-- This deal?
Dropping pension reform in return for not having a budget savaged? ... It's how the one-party Legislature works. ...