Here is where we’re putting the Donald Trump stuff today

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2012

Donald Trump went on Wolf Blitzer's show and did his birther routine, under protest. [Zeke Miller]

"Romney doesn’t have to repudiate Trump, because a political association with the 'Celebrity Apprentice' chief, however tenuous, is its own punishment." [Peter Grier]

Romney doesn't have to disavow Trump, since no voter who is undecided is going to be swayed by anything he says. [David Graham]

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Trump is a "publicity-addicted real estate mogul." [Jonathan Lemire]

"Mr. Romney is by no means the first presidential candidate to have donors go dangerously off-message. Mayor [Cory] Booker …" [Michael Shear and Ashley Parker]

NY-11

More on Rep. Michael Grimm's improper use of a speech he made on the floor of Congress. [Celeste Katz]

Chuck Schumer

A senator takes on metal barbecue brushes. [Colin Campbell]

Wendy Long

Her spokesman accused Bob Turner's campaign of leaking news of their shakeup, which they say isn't news anyway. [Liz Benjamin]

Super Jewish district

Nacham Caller registered a campaign committee. [Chris Bragg]

Albany

Robocalls are unaffected by new legislation announced by Cuuomo and legislative leaders today. [Nick Reisman]

Nassau

Killing a Needle Exchange: Freeport's mayor said, "I took it as a blatant sign of disrespect that they would set up shop in a municipality without contacting the chief executive first." [Patrick Whittle]

Nassau Democrats will hold their nominating convention tonight at the Chateau Briand. [NassauCountyDems]

Assembly Democrats from Nassau, Harvey Weisenberg and Michelle Schimel, told me they are not ruling out supporting Republican plans to issue new state bonds to cover the county's debts. [No Link]

Media

More than 14,000 WNYC listeners pledged support during their spring fundraiser. [No Link]