No gay marriage for us in NY, because an embezzler, a domestic abuser, and a plain ol' liar just had a coup of the state senate.
Don't worry; they didn't do it over any real issue. It's just about money.
From the NYT:
But money also played a major role. Mr. Espada said he was angered that a top aide to Mr. Smith had threatened to hold up his legislative earmarks, known as member items.
Fuck you, New York. Guess Connecticut will get our money after all.