Six Council Candidates Off the Ballot, Secy. Clinton’s First Trip

Six of the 22 candidates who filed petitions for the February 24 special elections were disqualified by election commissioners. [Liz]

David Paterson is postponing one of his upstate town halls to be with Barack Obama when he signs the SCHIP bill. [AP]

Robert Harding notices that Representative Chris Lee voted against the stimulus package because of family planning funding, but just today announced university funding that includes money for STD research. [TAP]

Eric Massa tells constituents they have some projects that are perfect for stimulus funding. [Star Gazette]

Hillary Clinton’s first trip abroad will be to East Asia, a departure from her predecessors. [LAT]

Six Council Candidates Off the Ballot, Secy. Clinton’s First Trip