Scott Stringer Weighing Senate Run

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Manhattan borough president Scott Stringer has been speaking with consultants regarding a run to defeat Kirsten Gillibrand in the next New York U.S. Senate race, and now he's formed a federal committee to explore the idea. He joins U.S. Representatives Carolyn Maloney, Carolyn McCarthy, and Steve Israel on the list of people thinking of trying to topple Hillary Clinton's replacement. [City Room/NYT]