The Morning Read: July 26, 2006

The Times rounds up the Spitzer-Suozzi debate, calling Suozzi a “bomb-thrower.”

Velmanette Montgomery prepares for a challenge from Tracy Boyland.

The Village Voice reports that the Yankees have taken advantage of a loop hole that allows them to deduct lobbying costs from the annual rent they pay to the city.

—Nicole Brydson

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