Morning Read, Upstate: Cuomo on Long Island, Calls For an M.T.A. Audit

Andrew Cuomo went to Long Island to unveil his proposal to consolidate local governments in New York.
Dan Janison points out that David Paterson’s statement in support of the measure made some people wonder.
A probe of the state police by Andrew Cuomo is wrapping up.
LIRR President Helena Williams will take over the M.T.A. on Friday.
Randi Weingarten says swine flu is more of a problem than Michael Bloomberg would have us believe.
Lawmakers from Saratoga are pushing to make mistreatment of horses a felony.
Hudson Valley Republicans are still pushing for an immediate audit of the M.

Morning Read, Upstate: Cuomo on Long Island, Calls For an M.T.A. Audit