Up close, Paladino seems an awful lot like Spitzer
Could Carl Paladino, in some curious way, be Western New York's answer to Manhattanite Eliot Spitzer?
Sure, the differences are plain. Spitzer was an Ivy League-educated Democrat with backing from unions and liberal groups, who glided into the governorship in 2006 after eight years as a Wall Street-whacking attorney general.
Paladino - a former Democrat who at one time even contributed...