Washington Promises Bailout, Paterson May Lease State Assets

George W. Bush promised everyone that there will be a bailout bill, at some point. [The Hill]

Congressional leaders in both parties pledged the same. [Times]

David Paterson is creating a panel to study whether state assets should be leased to private contractors as a way of trimming the budget. [Post]

McCain uses the words of Bill Clinton in his latest ad. [The Page]

Democratic upstate congressional candidate Dan Maffei would have opposed the bailout legislation, [Rochester Turning]

Queens residents are holding a vigil to protest the closing of a community center opened only months ago. [NY1]

The August foreclosure report for the city is pretty good, except in Queens. [Curbed]

 

Washington Promises Bailout, Paterson May Lease State Assets