Morning Read, Upstate: Bidding to Replace Cuomo, Silver’s School Control Plan

Even though he says he plans to run for re-election, many Democrats are lining up to replace Andrew Cuomo as attorney general.
Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver presented a plan to Democrats in the chamber backing a continuation of mayoral control.
Many of the listening members were skeptical.
David Paterson proposed a plan to restructure ethics enforcement in Albany.
It would create a screening panel to appoint ethics commissioners, and would oversee the executive and legislative branches.
The Post reported that Paterson made no attempt to get legislative leaders on board before unveiling it.
And they’re not.

Morning Read, Upstate: Bidding to Replace Cuomo, Silver’s School Control Plan