Morning Read, Upstate: The High-Tech Economy, More Same-Sex Marriage Advocacy

With nine days, left, there's a lot of unfinished business in the legislative session. Fred Dicker says David Paterson is

With nine days, left, there's a lot of unfinished business in the legislative session.

Fred Dicker says David Paterson is privately badmouthing Mario Cuomo out of an "obsessive fear" that Andrew Cuomo will challenge him in a primary.

Paterson wants to see a high-tech New York, and will announce a new plan for investment in a speech this morning.

Representative Paul Tonko endorsed an insurgent candidate for Albany mayor.

With legislation in place, now comes the actual consolidating of local governments.

Former Senate Majority Leader Joe Bruno is considering lobbying fellow Republicans in the chamber about same-sex marriage.

State Senator David Valesky is on the fence.

Assemblyman Bill Parment negotiated to reduce a proposed sales tax increase in Chautauqua County.

State Senator Eric Adams wants panoramic cameras in squad cars.

And below is a video of Bill Thompson and Assemblyman Micah Kellner pushing for disability-friendly taxis: Morning Read, Upstate: The High-Tech Economy, More Same-Sex Marriage Advocacy