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People used to feel oddly empowered to tell me all the reasons I couldn’t win. Because I was a woman. Because I was a lesbian.…
One of the things that drives me crazy as a professional woman is you’ll have bought a suit, and you get home and realize you…
New Yorkers have real issues, and they deserve to have a mayor that is prepared to work with them to solve the challenges they have,…
My favorite app is ‘StumbleUpon,’ because it just gives you interesting things that are sometimes exactly the stuff I’m interested in and sometimes just silly…
I’ve already begun to put pilot programs in place that give CUNY grads opportunities to get good tech jobs. We should expand on that so…
I want to be affirmatively proud of what I have made my way through. And to do that, in the same way I had to…
I know New Yorkers are gonna vote for a candidate – me – who has the longest record of delivering for them. They want a…
I understand that not everyone agrees with my perspective on Ray Kelly. But what you gotta look at here is somebody like Bill de Blasio…
I have big emotions, and I care deeply about delivering for New Yorkers, and sometimes that means you got to push things forward – and…
At this point in my life, I’m not going to spend a lot of time focusing on dissatisfaction with who I am, and I’m not…
I’m tough, I’m pushy, I’m really loud. I used to spend a lot of time thinking about it. But we only have so much brain…
I try to not think too much about how stuff gets seen as it’s being done by a woman. Because if you think about it,…
I think ‘having it all’ is a phrase I don’t particularly like. You need to have what you want. ‘All’ seems to me to be…
I come as one package deal. An Irish lesbian who wakes up every day and goes to work. And I don’t spend a lot of…
Congressmember Weiner has shown just a pattern of reckless behavior, an inability to tell the truth, and what New Yorkers deserve is a mayor with…
Am I pushy? Yep. Do I like taking ‘no’ for an answer when ‘no’ means New Yorkers aren’t going to get something they need? No.…
To get things done, you have to get people together.
You don’t have to have all the answers all the time. But the best thing to know is what you don’t know.
You might as well go through life the way you want to. If what you want is to be engaged and forceful, to ‘lean in,’…
Sometimes I yell, sometimes I raise my voice. I am trying to do it less, because it’s not always attractive. It’s not always the right…
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