Donald Trump attacked Richard Ravitch, the newly designated lieutenant governor, as all "image," according to Fred Dicker's column.
Steve Pigeon is now working for Pedro Espada Jr., and other Democrats are grumbling.
Former Senate majority leader Joe Bruno is trying to delay his trial until the Supreme Court can rule on some related cases.
Paterson spoke too soon when he said Suffolk County was in danger of losing sales tax revenue.
Senator John Sampson is pushing amendments to school-governance legislation.
E.J. McMahon said Tom DiNapoli's bill to smooth pension fund increases was well-intentioned but badly drafted.
And below, a news segment reporting a Republican attack on Representative Scott Murphy and his recent appearance with Vice President Joe Biden: