Morning Read: Bloomberg Seeks Interns, U.F.T. Faces Backlash

Michael Bloomberg wants a plan for a four-percent budget cut from every city agency by noon Monday.
Al Sharpton wants to know if Anthony Weiner is running for mayor.
Forbes profiles Shaun Donovan and asks, “Can This Man Fix the Housing Market?”
Bloomberg’s campaign put ads for interns in newsletters sent to parents of public high school students. A campaign spokeswoman said it “is exactly the type of grassroots organizing that President Obama was celebrated for in the ’08 campaign.”
David Seifman says it was “an act of unbridled arrogance” for the U.F.T. to give written questions to City Council members before a hearing about charter schools.

Morning Read: Bloomberg Seeks Interns, U.F.T. Faces Backlash