With Trump going centrist, he probably thinks he can still get a gig in Washington, and he's probably right

 You won't have me or Dannel to kick around anymore

You won't have me or Dannel to kick around anymore

Malloy won't run for re-election. I would say good riddance, but considering the opposition he's faced from his fellow Democrats as he's tried to put even minimal curbs on state employees and their pension benefits, his successor will surely be worse.