links for 2010-11-23

  • Gov.-elect Andrew Cuomo said a fully staffed upstate home for boys that has no clients is a symbol of the waste contributing to New York's fiscal crisis as he forecast a "very, very difficult" 2011-12 fiscal year.
  • Gov.-elect Andrew Cuomo – who is still the state's top legal representative – voiced his support this morning for Gov. Paterson's deal with a Wisconsin-based Indian tribe
  • Two big announcements from Carrie Lazarus on tonight’s edition of NewsChannel 9 at 6:00. First up, veteran anchor Rod Wood’s return to the ABC affiliate has been delayed by a week. Second, Carrie’s now anchoring from the newsroom as the station is updating it’s news set.
  • Rep. Bill Owens, a Democrat who bested Republican Matt Doheny 48 percent to 46 percent, said his brand of moderate politics resonated with voters in the sprawling 11-county district. "People got to see that, although it was painted that way by my opponents, I was actually not someone who was particularly in line with the party," said Owens
  • I’ll name a hit TV show, and you guess if it’s more popular among Republicans or Democrats.