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Secretariat (racehorse)

Editorials from around New York

Recent editorials of statewide and national interest from New York's newspapers: The Ithaca Journal on the Dannemora prison break and Gov. Andrew Cuomo's priorities. June 9 Add prison breaks to the list of floods, blizzards and fires that New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo rushes to lend his steady hand of concern. Cuomo is Johnny on the Spot when it comes to showing up, looking serious and leading state officials in another chorus of "A Crisis Bites Us." The governor is just an extra on the stages of disasters and chaos, but an extra who grabs the spotlight to polish an image of being in charge of a pressing state issue. Saturday's prison break of convicted murderers...