Big real estate has money some legislators can't resist.
(See below.)Let's make politics about people power with a tenant movement!
"New corruption scandal rocks New York: Bronx Assemblyman arrested for taking $20K in bribes to boost [would-be developer of] adult day care center after fellow Democrat gives him up. Bronx Assemblyman Eric Stevenson, sold out by one of his corrupt colleagues, Nelson Castro, was charged Thursday with pocketing nearly $20,000 in bribes to boost the launch of an adult day care center. . . His arrest follows the takedown of state Sen. Malcolm Smith and Councilman Dan Halloran in an unrelated bust."