Roundup: Zinging Cuomo, Trying Vance


NEW YORK, NY - JULY 01: Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance stands outside New York Supreme Court to a press conference after former International Monetary Fund leader Dominique Strauss-Kahn was released on his own recognizance during a hearing on July 1, 2011. The Manhattan district attorney's office agreed to release Strauss-Kahn without bail after the credibility of the alleged sexual assault victim had come into question. Strauss-Kahn was arrested on May 14 on sexual assault charges stemming from an incident in a New York hotel. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

NY9: Cuomo gets “serious zinger” from goo-goos for calling special election. [Liz Benjamin / Capital Tonight]

Taxis: Mayor says Cuomo “certainly understands” importance of taxi deal. [Jonathan Lemire / Daily News]

White House: Bloomberg in the “not gonna happen” category because of his ambition and “independent power base.” [Ezra Klein / Washington Post]

White House: Analyst says Bloomberg would be “electrifying pick.” [Chris Isidore / CNN]

DSK: “I understand that the circumstances surrounding the case have changed substantially & I agree” said judge. [NY Post]

DSK: No outbursts in France. [Urvi Nopany / Telegraph]

DSK: “Who faces longer election odds? Dominique Strauss-Kahn or the Manhattan district attorney, Cyrus R. Vance Jr.?” [Michael Powell / New York Times]

Fracking: Cuomo to review 900 page report; copies available to journos after 5 pm. [Liz Benjamin / Capital Tonight]

Retiree Benefits: Albany sent money to NYC; spokesman says Bloomberg has “concerns” about the legislation. [Jimmy Vielkind / Times Union]

Cars: Still allowed on the loop. [Noah Kazis / Streetsblog]

Roundup: Zinging Cuomo, Trying Vance