Bill de Blasio
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Bill de Blasio
There are a lot of different demands on the campaign trail, but what matters most is that you connect with voters and take the time…
I think Bloomberg’s broad vision of the environment in New York City is something I agree with. I broadly stand with his vision for how…
I didn’t set out with the notion of running for elective office; it sort of grew over time. And I honestly at times questioned if…
I have a bold plan to break from the Bloomberg years, and end the ‘Tale of Two Cities’ by providing real opportunity to all New…
I come personally from a broken family, divorced very early in my childhood, a family with its own share of troubles, so I think that…
Everyone I knew was a Red Sox fan. Living up there in 1967 – the Impossible Dream season – that moment was incredibly compelling. I…
My parents were divorced when I was young. I was really brought up by my mother’s side of the family.
I’ve always had a very positive relationship with the municipal labor unions – a respectful relationship.
I love the MLB app, because I’m a pretty obsessed baseball fan.
At a certain point, particularly in his third term, Mayor Bloomberg lost touch with the people he was serving.
While this has been a private part of my family’s life, it is now clear a media story will soon emerge. My father tragically ended…
I think a lot of the best ideas come from the grassroots; I’m someone who does not like a bunker mentality and does not like…
I think small business is struggling in New York City. It’s a fantastic market, it’s a very appealing market, there’s lots of opportunity, at the…
I have an activist’s desire to improve people’s lives.
I think you can be smart and directed and focused, without being obnoxious, and get plenty done.
I think unionization is good public policy. I think when families secure their economic future, that’s good for everyone.
Going back to high school and college, I believed I would be involved in public service. I literally could not conceptualize anything else.
My wife and family, to say the least, are the center of my life; they are my grounding. I don’t want to sound schmaltzy, but…
Clearly, Mayor Bloomberg did some things right. I think he did a very good job on public health. He did a very good job on…
As N.Y.C. Public Advocate, I released a report that showed that stop-and-frisks of African Americans in 2012 were barely half as likely to yield a…
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