Elsewhere: Bleeping Blago ringtones, Pelosi Raises Off Gibbs, More Money Numbers

Tom DiNapoli has $1 million less on hand than his G.O.P rival, Harry Wilson.

Ed Koch draws a line in the sand for candidates to get on-board with his reform efforts.

Nancy Pelosi raises off Robert Gibbs’ remarks.

Vindication for Councilman Dan Halloran in his dust-up with a traffic agent.

Get yer bleeping Blago ringtones here.

Factcheck calls out Reshma’s mailers.

Liz Benjamin’s response to Andrew Cuomo’s fundraising numbers: “Holy cow.”

The NY Senate G.O.P campaign arm surprises with strong fundraising numbers.

The oil has apparently, finally, stopped gushing into the gulf.

Quick! Which politician was once known as “Boozy Boy?” How ’bout “Peaches?” And who went by the handle “Sister Frigidaire?” NY Mag has the answers.

Carl Paladino spent $1.7 million in his race for governor, and $1.65 million came from his own pocket. Nearly $300,000 has gone to his campaign manager (and Roger Stone ally) Michael Caputo.

The AFL-CIO backs a challenger to Jonathan Bing.

Politico looks at why Obama’s popularity trembles even as he racks up historic victories. (Including, today, FinReg.)

And Romney’s PAC tops that of other ’12 contenders.

 

 

Elsewhere: Bleeping Blago ringtones, Pelosi Raises Off Gibbs, More Money Numbers