Caroline Kennedy: “I’m a Kennedy Democrat, a Clinton Democrat, [Sen. Charles] Schumer, Barack Obama.”
Kennedy lunched at Sylvia’s with 40 reporters and Al Sharpton.
Lots of Bloomberg people are pushing for her.
Wayne Barrett paints an ominous picture of a Knickerbocker SKD empire–if Kennedy gets it.
Liz looks into Republican math.
Pedro Espada–who despite creating an enormous headache for Malcolm Smith, has not yet been sworn in as a state senator–is thinking about running for Bronx borough president, since the opportunity is now open.
The R.P.A. maps the M.T.A.’s service cuts.
A state authority approves eminent domain for Columbia to expand into Harlem.
The state says the toxic plume in Victor is not dangerous; others disagree.
Gay rights activists may find the Rick Warren thing to be particularly foreboding because of their experience with Bill Clinton.
The 9 is here.