Morning Read: Redemption for Bloomberg, and An Endorsement for Quinn?

New York City was spared the worst of Hurricane Irene.

The subway system is limping back to life, while commuter rails remain partially paralyzed.

Even Bloomberg’s loudest detractors conceded that with his vigilant and visible handling of Tropical Storm Irene, he had done much to repair his reputation for C.E.O.-style leadership, a reputation that had been badly tarnished when his administration bungled the cleanup of a post-Christmas blizzard last year, Michael Barbaro reports. Read More

Morning Read: Redemption for Bloomberg, and An Endorsement for Quinn?