Morning Read: Living Wage In Committee; Bloomberg Parties With Black; Tax Cap Under Stress

Christine Quinn “appeared to listen thoughtfully on Tuesday to supporters and opponents at the lengthy and sometimes contentious hearing” on a living wage bill, Kate Taylor reports.

Leading the charge in favor of the bill is Ruben Diaz, Jr. Juan Gonzalez writes.

In a blow to proponents, Harlem Councilwoman Inez Dickens announced that she was changing her mind and no longer supports the bill.

Advocates for the bill were buoyed by the Occupy Wall Street movement. Read More

Morning Read: Living Wage In Committee; Bloomberg Parties With Black; Tax Cap Under Stress