Morning Read: Convention Wrap

Bruce Blakeman wins.

The Journal says it “further fragments” the opposition to Kirsten Gillibrand.

Newsday details Blakeman’s political history.

Paladino talks Cox.

He and Rick Lazio are feuding over that “status Cuomo” line.

Lee Miringoff thinks Paladino’s presence will make Andrew Cuomo “not unhappy.

Maggie Haberman says Steve Levy never really committed himself to the race.

Bob Hardt says the GOP is “playing small ball” this year.

An aide to comptroller candidate Harry Wilson first tried to get a job with his opponent, Tom DiNapoli. 

Mayor Bloomberg went 2-for-3 in his yesterday’s appeal at Lebron James.

Chuck Schumer is worried about oil from the Gulf coming to Long Island.

Greenwich Village might be getting some new Bushes. Morning Read: Convention Wrap