Washington Post (Washington, DC)
Early indications suggested that two key swing senators — Blanche Lincoln (D-Ark.) and Olympia J. Snowe (R-Maine) — were inclined to back the Baucus healthcare reform bill.
Boston Globe (Boston, MA)
MA Governor Deval Patrick will announce his choice for an interim US senator, with indications pointing to former Democratic National Committee chairman Paul G. Kirk Jr.
New York Post (New York, NY)
Gov. David Paterson (D) has privately accused Attorney General Andrew Cuomo (D) — his would-be replacement — of “wiring up” President Obama’s unprecedented attempt to get him out of office next year.