Every now and again, there’s some small gesture on the part of federal authorities to make a dent in the “natural order” of NJ.

Here’s the article.

The most striking thing to me? How small the sums are. Granted, there are lots of vendors who offer to ply these people with cash in order to get contracts, but assuming that a few of them only engaged this behavior “this one time”, isn’t it pathetic that they sold themselves down the river for about 5 grand?

And woo-hoo on Corzine signing the bill ending “dual-office” holding (with those who engage in it now grandfathered for life). A step in the right direction, but Step 1 of approxmately 462.