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Martha Stark resigned.
The M.T.A. saga lumbers along: Liz says the bill that passed committee today may or may not reset the clock.
There could be another fare hike soon, because the M.T.A. deficit is growing.
Meanwhile, in addition to angry taxi drivers, there were same-sex marriage advocates protesting in Albany.
Here are highlights of the enacted budget.
Kirsten Gillibrand was awarded the Golden Pacifier.
Another court upheld Michael Bloomberg’s term-limits extension, which officially makes it almost official.
A writer at Planet Albany is skeptical about David Paterson’s ability to do anything about property taxes.
In case you missed it, here’s a comprehensive account of the

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