Morning Read: DJ

The Times lands their Paterson story, which is really about David Johnson.

The Syracuse Post-Standard yawns.

Charlie Rangel’s challenger speaks.

Robert Wright reads Mort Zuckerman.

Harold Ford decides soon.

Kirsten Gillibrand flips.

Bill Bratton defends CompStat.

Glenn Blain measures the room.

Ken Lovett sifts through Aqueduct.

So does Carl Campanile.

State Senators defend expelling Monserrate.

Incumbents are wealthier than challengers.

And pictured above is David Paterson, with top aide David Johnson.

Morning Read: DJ