News The Skinny by Capitol Weekly Staff posted 05.18.2006 Twitter Facebook Email What is democracy if not the right of elected officials to punish those whodisagree with them? First, Speaker Fabian N Want to see more stories like this? Sign up for The Roundup, the free daily newsletter about California politics from the editors of Capitol Weekly. Stay up to date on the news you need to know. Sign up below, then look for a confirmation email in your inbox.