Bruno and Spitzer, Mizrahi and Bloomberg

The Port Authority is expected to approve a plan today for developing an international shopping center to Ground Zero. [N.Y.T.

Joe Bruno makes Eliot Spitzer sound “downright grinch-like” at his annual holiday lunch. [Capitol Confidential

Assemblyman Dov Hikind attended Simcha Felder’s fund-raiser last night, reports Liz. [Daily Politics

Norman Oder thinks there won’t be an Atlantic Yards stadium until at least 2011. [Atlantic Yards Report

Anthony Weiner will debate the architect of Michael Bloomberg’s sustainability plan, with Henry Stern as moderator. [Museum of the City of New York]

Bloomberg defends wanting to avoid a scheduled decrease in sales tax. [The Sun

Hillary Clinton talks about working with Republican Lindsey Graham (who just cut an ad for John McCain) in her new T.V. spot. [Spin Cycle

The chairman of Rudy Giuliani’s New Hampshire campaign insists the candidate is not giving up on the primary. [Concord Monitor

And Isaac Mizrahi loves Michael Bloomberg. [Daily Intelligencer