Dems; Diaz against ousting Espada

The effort to out Sen. Pedro Espada is garnering a lot of reaction from local politicians.

Sen. Rev. Ruben Diaz Sr., says several politicians have scandals and investigations surrounding them and Espada should not be singled out.

82nd District Assemblyman Michael Benedetto says, "The proper place to remove a senator is at the polls."

State Democrats may oust Sen. Espada

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