Mayor-elect Bill elaborated on his signature plan for universal pre-kindergarten in New York Tuesday afternoon at Columbia in his first major speech after his election.
Bill de Blasio
Spectator sat down with Rep. Charles Rangel to talk about city elections, health care reform, international relations, and his political future.
Public Advocate Bill de Blasio was overwhelmingly elected mayor of New York City on Tuesday, setting the stage for the first Democratic administration in the city in more than two decades.
On Saturday morning, nearly 20 members of the Columbia University Democrats joined more than 2,000 other advocates at an immigration reform rally in Brooklyn.
Democratic mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio, who came to Harlem on Thursday, has a double-digit lead over Republican candidate Joe Lhota, polls say.
Public Advocate Bill de Blasio won the Democratic mayoral primary Tuesday night, but it was unclear early Wednesday whether he would avoid a runoff election.
Joe Lhota's problem-solving potential sets him apart in the upcoming mayoral race.
Mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio aims to level the socioeconomic playing field.
Frontrunner Democratic mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio spent the last Thursday before the Tuesday primary campaigning uptown, speaking to Harlem voters who seemed receptive to the leading candidate’s message.
The mayoral hopefuls unanimously agreed that they would increase city funding for arts education like music, drama, and visual arts classes in public schools. But most declined to give specifics.
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