Newsday newsday.com 14 Jan, 2022 00:45 am

The newly elected play to the base

The newly elected play to the base
Three newly elected officials from the region used their first days in office to generate controversy — by doing what they gave voters every reason to believe they would do. Nassau County Executive Br

Promises have yet to be broken.No shock or broken promises there, either.Columnist Dan Janison's opinions are his own.To have sweeping say over patronage, appointments, and promotions in the department is something ex-cop Adams could only have dreamed of decades ago when he led a Black officers' organization focused on those matters.

Transparently favoring one interest group over another is at least a form of transparency.These are the moments when their political capital is highest.

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