Spin Cycle

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

The much-hyped Staten Island civil case against the Working Families Party and the way it operates, involving a for-profit contractor, seems to have reached a conclusion -- and according to Tom Robbins, who's kept tabs on the lawsuit, the case's setllement  falls way short of the huge scandal that the Giuliani-Mollinari alumni association proclaimed in its complaint.