Sen. Griffo has joined other Senate Republicans in taking potshots at Gov. Patterson's proposed changes to the Empire Zone program. They are Phony Fiscal Conservatives.
The public recognizes the Empire Zone program as being rife with abuses and an outright failure at being a job producer. If Mr. Griffo et al aren't going to push to simply end the program all together, the least they can do is support Gov. Patterson's proposals to curb it.