Morning Read: Questioning Bloomberg’s Taxis, Mayoral Control Conspiracy?

The City Council is blocking the 5 cent plastic bag tax.
Christine Quinn told members the plastic bag plan won’t get her support.
Michael Bloomberg is vowing a full investigation into the friendly-fire incident that killed an off-duty cop in Brooklyn last night.
The shooter was white and the victim was black.
Some state lawmakers who say they support mayoral control advocated something that would weaken it.
An examination of Sonia Sotomayor’s relationship to the Puerto Rican Legal Defense and Education Fund “seems inevitable.”
Duncan Osborne examines Sotomayor’s record on LGBT issues, which he says is slim.
Maya Angelou unsuccessfully tried to win over Democratic State Senator Shirley Huntley on the issue of same-sex marriage.

Morning Read: Questioning Bloomberg’s Taxis, Mayoral Control Conspiracy?