The Morning Read: August 16, 2006

John Faso says he supports racial profiling to fight terrorism. “It’s not the 70-year-old grandmother from Bayside we are looking for.” Eliot Spitzer and Tom Suozzi disagree.

The remarks come as more phone calls from Sept. 11 victims to 911 operators are released today.

Newsday keeps wondering who is watching Nassau while Suozzi is campaigning. As for Spitzer, “He’s still very engaged in his day job.”

All five attorney general candidates take part in a televised town hall meeting tonight.

And government programming is coming to WNBC television.

Azi Paybarah