Thanksgiving is typically a time to think of the less fortunate—or in the case of Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Mayor Bill de Blasio, to trade the blame for their plight. 615 more words
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Bill de Blasio captured the prize of his political career by framing himself as the antithesis of the billionaire mayor who drastically reshaped New York City during his 12 years in office. 766 more words
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Mayor Bill de Blasio and his predecessor, former Mayor Michael Bloomberg, made a rare public appearance together Friday.
The two mayors were joined by Bette Midler at Joyce Kilmer Park in the Bronx to celebrate the completion of the MillionTreesNYC initiative, two years ahead of schedule. 778 more words
Ironically, it is exactly because we are a city that embraces freedom, that welcomes everyone and encourages their dreams, that New York remains on the front lines in the war on terror. 6 more words
In an interview after the terrorist attacks in France, Mayor Bill de Blasio today had rare praise for former Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s administration and the “strong apparatus” it created for combating potential threats—an apparatus that became a target of criticism from Muslim New Yorkers and civil rights groups. 339 more words