Senator Klein, along with Diane Savino, David Carlucci and Dabid Valetsky for the caucus and they sound like they are going to pursue Democratic policies without giving the Democratic machine absolute control of the body.
Senator Jeffery Klein (r) and two of his IDC pals
In forming the IDC these four have placed themselves at the fulcrum of state government, tipping the balance of power as they fit.
It will be interesting to watch what happens although one thing is clear. A hike in the minimum wage will happen as Mr. Klein says his gang of four supports it and the GOP will not actively oppose it as they want the IDC to be with them on other issues.
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