Morning Read, Upstate: Paterson Gets Ethical

Sonia Sotomayor will be Barack Obama’s nominee to replace David Souter on the Supreme Court.
David Paterson will propose a beefed-up ethics commission today, with oversight over the legislature, executive branch, and elections.
Tom DiNapoli severed ties between the state pension fund and some players named in a pay-to-play indictment.
Jay Gallagher thinks Andrew Cuomo’s proposal to reduce local governments is the low-hanging fruit on the state’s problem tree.
How a company decides to leave New York.
New York’s congressional delegation is still divided over Kirsten Gillibrand.
The Post looks at how the UFT’s charter school is doing.

Morning Read, Upstate: Paterson Gets Ethical