Elsewhere: Koch, Skurnik, Bruno


In a sign that a plague of locusts may soon descend upon us, Ed Koch said that he agrees with the legislature in its fight with the governor.

Hillary Clinton’s electability question is getting answered…by Republicans.

An NYU professor who went to college with Barack Obama says that his former classmate is less qualified than George W. Bush was when he was elected president.

The GOP state chairman waved his finger in a bunch of faces and got loud.

George Pataki has an Iraq plan.

Jerry Skurnik reports that Gerry Hopkins, Ferdinand Zini and Mozell Albright were removed from the ballot in the special council election in Brooklyn.

Aaron Naparstek has Iris Weinshall’s going-away letter.

My interview with John Catsimatidis is stirring up Republican chatter about the possibility of another rich mayor, and “whether offering Bloomberg the GOP line was worth it.”

A list of the 15 most important thinkers and doers working on racial justice is here.

And pictured above is Joe Bruno at a press conference earlier today.

— Azi Paybarah Elsewhere: Koch, Skurnik, Bruno