... On the Speaker's Race
Now that the Mayoral race is over, attention is quickly shifting to the race to replace current, term-limited Council Speaker Gifford Miller.
The Times' Winnie Hu leads off with this introductory piece, and Frank Lombardi of the Daily News has this to say.
And we offer you this notable quote from the Times:
"It should be about policies, principles and budget priorities, but that's the last thing on the list," said Councilman Charles Barron, of Brooklyn. "It's really about what can I get from the speaker, personally."