Morning Read, Upstate: No Pay, No Holiday Weekend for Senators

Comptroller Tom DiNapoli has initiated the process of not paying state senators until they resolve their leadership dispute.
The freeze takes effect next Wednesday.
The Post is worried about the effect on separation of power.
The News is happy that its ‘don’t pay the bums’ campaign has worked.
David Paterson is now trying to mediate the dispute.
John Sampson has a reticent demeanor.
Michael Bloomberg ripped him Thursday for not acting to reauthorize school governance legislation.
In a story about state senators’ Fourth of July plans, Marty Golden proposes a drinking contest to settle the dispute.

Morning Read, Upstate: No Pay, No Holiday Weekend for Senators