Elsewhere: Owning the Espada Story, Koppell’s Christmas Rule, a Bronx Coup

This blogger urges readers to thank Kirsten Gillibrand for working to repeal Don’t Ask Don’t Tell because “she has not always been on board with this.”
Kos readers react to her announcement.
Gillibrand met with Carolyn McCarthy, who is still not ready to endorse her.
Gillibrand announced that the Senate resolved to apologize for slavery.
Wonkette imagines Gillibrand at her college reunion.
Marcia Kramer stakes a claim to the Espada/Mameroneck investigation.
N. Clark Judd may have something to say to that.
NY1 will host a general-election mayoral debate at El Museo Del Barrio in East Harlem.
Bloomberg spokesman Howard Wolfson said the mayor has agreed to debate. [no link]
Here’s the debate schedule.

Elsewhere: Owning the Espada Story, Koppell’s Christmas Rule, a Bronx Coup