Spin Cycle

News, views and commentary on Long Island, state and national politics.

Which of the following was the most fevered lunge for self-promotion? Vote in right-hand column.
1. The John Birch Society helping sponsor the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Washington D.C.
2. Murray Richman, lawyer for Bronx Democratic pol Larry Seabrook — indicted on money laundering, extortion and fraud charges — declaring: “...We don’t perceive that a crime was committed.”
3. Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty urging activists at CPAC to “take a nine iron and smash the windows out of big government.”