The Morning Read: July 14, 2006

The Times reports on K.T. McFarland’s fundraiser with Bud McFarlane last night.

The Assembly Majority Leader, Paul Tokasz, will retire at the end of his current term.

The Daily News reports on Bill Weld’s distribution of campaign funds to Republican candidates.

Quinnipiac polls on the 11th district.

AP reports on petition filing in the race for attorney general.

—Nicole Brydson

The Morning Read: July 14, 2006