The radical swing to the left represented by former wsrp chair Luke Esser’s new job as an SEIU lobbyist is also the visible migration of Rob McKenna. As the Seattle Times says, “he works seamlessly with state Attorney General Rob McKenna.” It means McKenna understands, as Dino Rossi did not, that when you abandon your base you need to make real, practical moves to replace them on the left. Say what you want, SEIU can get people elected.
The SEIU Connection
February 21, 2011 by Doug Parris