One of Nick Hardeman’s earliest memories is sitting on his father’s
shoulders at a Jesse Jackson rally during the 1984 presidential campaign.
Emily Currin liked to play with her dad’s copies of The National Review.
Twenty-odd years later, the two are both Capitol staffers–and have a
two-year bipartisan relationship. Currin is legislative director for
Assemblyman Roger Niello (R-Fair Oaks). Hardeman is a labor consultant for
Senator Richard Alarc