The New York Post's Frederic U. Dicker reports that GUBERNATORIAL front-runner Eliot Spitzer secretly blocked Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver from introducing him at the Democratic Convention because he didn't want to be associated with the state government's dysfunctional status quo. Looks like the Governor's race is likely to be dominated by discussion of who will be the real reformer and "shake up the status quo in Albany." It will be up to the press and public to push candidates to offer specifics. We'll try to do our part here at ReformNY. Categories: General, Legislative Rules