Will the feuding State Senate reach a deal before the gavel comes down on the Governor's special session at 3pmET? The Daily News is not mincing words: "Get them into the chamber, Governor Paterson, and nail their juvenile derrieres to the chairs for as long as it takes
to force these 62 sorry excuses for senators to live up to their oaths." Clyde Haberman of the Times says: "Recent events have crystallized the difference between Tehran and
Albany. In one place, political developments are being shaped in part
by Twitter. In the other, they are shaped by twits."
Mike Bloomberg and Sheldon Silver are setting their differences aside to speak with one voice on the redevelopment of the World Trade Center site.
The Rent Guidelines Board meets today to vote on a proposal to raise rents on the city's subsidized apartments.
Examiner.com recommends: The Bowery Poetry Club and the Nuyorican Poet's Cafe.