Elsewhere: Bloomberg Testifies, His Office Tweets, Martinez Pleads Guilty

What will Barack Obama say tonight at the NAACP event?
A Republican blogger thinks the G.O.P. has a good shot at taking the Gillibrand seat.

Taegan Goddard picks up the chatter that Al Gore’s daughter may run for Carolyn Maloney’s congressional seat.
Not so, says a family spokesperson.
Peter Vallone Jr.’s name is mentioned as a possible replacement for Maloney also.
Board of Education member Dolores Fernandez said high school graduates are falling further behind in reading and math.
Miguel Martinez pled guilty to stealing public money, and could face 57 to 71 months in prison.

Elsewhere: Bloomberg Testifies, His Office Tweets, Martinez Pleads Guilty