This week's polls showing Bill de Blasio hitting first place and Anthony Weiner heading for the single digits in the New York City Mayor's race contain a super-interesting set of cross-tabs: there's no gender gap and just a slight racial edge for Bill Thompson among African Americans. That's true even though the city could get its first woman Mayor or its second African American. Is this a post-identity politics era?
Plus: why Cory Booker is coasting — and just who loves him. Andrea Bernstein, Brigid Bergin, and Nancy Solomon break it all down.