In the heels of NY Times muckraking, the Buffalo News castigates State Assembly Democrats for making Carl Heastie Speaker.

"This is who members of the State Assembly wanted as their leader? A member who plays fast and loose with his campaign account, who cheats a not-for-profit agency out of money his family swindled from it, who makes himself a flashing red target for U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara? Are they kidding?"

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