Elsewhere: Graduation Rates, The Courtship of Pedro Espada

Here’s Hillary Clinton, in a sling.
Carolyn Maloney is among the Congress members who sent a letter to Obama asking him to stop investigations into “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” violations.
Tom Golisano may soon be enriching political consultants in Florida, too.
Irene Liu is surprised.
Glenn Thrush writes, “His wallet is his base.”
The story line gets some traction.
A Bloomberg campaign blogger writes, “This is what grassroots campaigning is all about.”
A blogger thinks Bloomberg is funding one side in the Queens Republican civil war.
Julie Bolcer carries news of Bloomberg’s endorsement by the Log Cabin Republicans.
Bill Thompson has LGBT supporters, too, and tries raining on Bloomberg’s parade.

Elsewhere: Graduation Rates, The Courtship of Pedro Espada