Morning Read: Soul Searching

Local lawmakers are urging the DCCC to pay attention to Carolyn McCarthy, John Hall and Maurice Hinchey.

Republicans are accusing Democrats of “shipping jobs overseas.”

Andrew Cuomo is preparing to mount “a presidential-style permanent political campaign” against Big Labor.

Cuomo and Paladino are going after each other on TV

The small Italian village of Santa Croce is big on Paladino.

Paladino lied about his military record

Cuomo is against medical marijuana.

A tense debate last night between Jay Townsend and Chuck Schumer.

Joyce Purnick doesn’t think Mike Bloomberg will run for President in 2012

Rangel G.O.P. opponent Michael Faulkner once had a locker next to Mark Gastineau.

Vinny Gentile is taking on Hookah bars.

John Sampson’s days as conference leader may be numbered.

The Republicans failure to mount credible Senate challengers will lead to a lot of soul-searching.

A violent weekend in the city.

The UFT spent more than $6 million on lobbying and campaign contribution this election season.