Habemus Corruptio! Senates Dems' Deal Settled
The New York Times breaks down the key chairmanships: Carl Kruger to finance, Pedro Espada to housing construction and community development and "vice president of the Senate for Urban Policy" Ruben Diaz to aging. Politicker has a longer list which has Espada also chairing the rules committee (!), and hometown boys Joe Addabbo to elections, Martin Malave Dilan to transportation, Tom Duane to health, Hiram Monserrate to consumer protection, Jose Serrano to tourism, recreation and sports development, and newbie Daniel Squadron to cities.
No one knows for sure the disposition of gay marriage in the deal, which had previously floundered on Diaz' opposition.