–Richardson signs off a Democratic Party fundraising letter with the line: “Maybe I’ll even decide to run for Governor again in 2014–if something else doesn’t pop up in the meantime!”
–The Hill: For about two years former Homeland Security Secretary Ridge failed to register a nearly half-million-dollar lobbying contract he had with the Albanian government.
–Miami Herald finds Gov. Crist’s popularity sinking amid weak housing market, budget cuts.
–NY Times: Louisiana Gov. Jindal’s “reformist image” has “recently taken a beating” after he refused to veto a sizable pay increase Louisiana legislators voted for themselves this month.