Morning Read, Upstate: Paterson’s Shakeup, Attacks Coming Against Murphy

David Paterson shakes up the composition of his top staff.
A source tells Fred Dicker it’s Paterson’s attempt to “save his skin.”
High-speed rail is a highly coveted possibility among the state’s political leaders.
Bridge tolls were proposed by Sheldon Silver.
Some more state senators are signing on to the W.F.P. income tax proposal.
Tom DiNapoli will audit the city of Albany for issuing no-fine parking tickets to people in the know.
State lawmakers gave more details on how they will spend stimulus money for infrastructure.
The competition is a “food fight.”
On the federal level,

Morning Read, Upstate: Paterson’s Shakeup, Attacks Coming Against Murphy