ALBANY — Even by the sometimes funhouse-mirror standards of the state capital, the current battle between Charlie King and some of his fellow Democrats seems truly bizarre. Unless, of course, it makes perfect sense.
For those happily unaware of the byzantine workings of Albany, Mr. King is a former executive director of the New York State Democratic Party and a former senior campaign adviser to Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo, the state’s top Democrat.
For the last few weeks, Mr. Cuomo, a centrist who has worked closely with Republicans in Albany, has been under fire from Senate Democrats…