Weekend in Review: The G.O.P Piles Up Over NY-23, a Medicaid Scandal and Hope for Health Care Reform By Eliza Shapiro • 10/25/09 5:41pm The G.O.P prepares for local 2010 races. ‘Mad Men’ gets involved Upstate. The entire G.O.P seems to be involved with the NY-23 race. Is the construction boom over? Inside a possible Medicaid fraud at the New York Health Department and SUNY. A possible new tax break for Yonkers residents. A good weekend for Bernie Kerik: his federal corruption trial, due to start tomorrow, has been indefinitely postponed. Health care closer than ever to progress. Less than half of the expected swine flu vaccines have arrived. It’s official: Obama declares H1N1 a national emergency. Annie Leibovitz takes the official First Family photo.