In the Observer: President Obama’s New Yorkers

Members of Congress have no idea what they’re going to get out of Barack Obama, Jason Horowitz reports, and Obama must realize he’s going to “piss some people off,” says Leon Panetta.

Likely to benefit from an Obama administration: the prescient New Yorkers who supported him when Hillary Clinton was still around.

Horowitz also looks into which New Yorkers are likely to get appointments in Washington. 

One of the city’s major affordable housing developers is also one of the largest donors to State Senate Democrats, reports Eliot Brown, a fact that sometimes “raise eyebrows.”

And Doree Shafrir asks: can Obama make New Yorkers patriotic?

In the Observer: President Obama’s New Yorkers