Election officials have screwed up their vote-counting mission and the democratic process has dwindled off into head-scratching confusion. This is not startling news. If there is one thing you can be sure about in an NYC election, it's that there will be screw-ups.
New York City's campaign finance system, often lauded as the best in the nation, is under attack. The United States Supreme Court may be about to severely curtail the role of public financing in elections.