Elsewhere: W.F.P. Endorsements, a Split on Cuomo’s Bill

The N.Y.P.D. transportation chief is leaving today, and there’s not much indication of who will replace him.
Another video from same-sex marriage advocates: Brandon and his mom visit the office of State Senator George Onorato in Queens.
Three suburban senators, all Democrats, refused to back Andrew Cuomo’s government consolidation law.
Joe Bruno is on the air.
The Working Families Party will consider the recommendations from its screening committee tonight on who to endorse. Those candidates include Richard Aborn for D.A., Danny Dromm for Helen Sears’ City Council seat, and Steve Levin for the Council seat David Yassky is vacating.
Alex Pareene detects snobbery in some of the coverage of Sonia Sotomayor.

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