Bill de Blasio appears in the following:
Friday, January 29, 2016
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio discusses Iowa voters, horse carriages, crime, progressive politics, the city council and more.
Monday, January 25, 2016
The weekend blizzard dropped around 30 inches of snow. Mayor Bill de Blasio talks about what the city is doing to clean up, and listeners share their stories.
Friday, January 08, 2016
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio spoke with us this morning about a range of current policy issues, including affordable housing, minimum wage, and paid family sick leave.
Friday, December 18, 2015
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio talks about the new initiative for combatting homelessness, HOME-STAT, and other NYC issues.
Friday, December 04, 2015
Mayor de Blasio spoke with us this morning about the city's crime rates, his recent dinner with Gov. Cuomo, and how the latest transportation bill will affect the city.
Friday, November 13, 2015
Mayor Bill de Blasio spoke with us about the widespread concern over affordable housing, the recent protests about race on college campuses, and why he's supporting Hillary Clinton.
Tuesday, October 06, 2015
Mayor de Blasio talks about the NYPD's new use of force guidelines and other current events.
Friday, October 02, 2015
As Hurricane Joaquin appears to be veering away from the city, Mayor de Blasio spoke with us about preparing for the storms expected to affect coastal areas this weekend.
Friday, September 25, 2015
Mayor de Blasio spoke with WNYC this morning about the significance of Pope Francis' message for New York City. The mayor will spend much of today with the pope.
Friday, September 18, 2015
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio talks about the start of the school year, his vision to increase the amount of computer science classes, and the "sad reality" of school segregation.
Tuesday, September 01, 2015
We spoke with the mayor about the city’s new emergency measure to provide rental assistance to people facing eviction, and other efforts to reduce homelessness.
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
In a wide-ranging interview, Mayor de Blasio addresses the double-edged sword of gentrification, what's next with Uber, and his fondness for Louis C.K.
Friday, June 05, 2015
Heading into his second summer as mayor, Bill de Blasio joined us to discuss the NYPD's response to recent gang violence and how his administration plans to increase affordable housing.
Friday, May 02, 2014
Bill de Blasio says that the new teacher contract will "deepen the relationship between parents and teachers." On the Brian Lehrer Show, the mayor said he was convinced the deal would...
Monday, March 24, 2014
On the Brian Lehrer Show, Mayor de Blasio admitted that he "didn't explain the criteria" for his charter school co-location decisions clearly enough. And while he has placed a morator...
Monday, February 03, 2014
The mayor also copped to dropping Staten Island Chuck during a Groundhog Day ceremony. "That is a fiesty groundhog," he says.
Thursday, October 24, 2013
New York City Public Advocate and Democratic candidate for mayor, Bill de Blasio, talks about housing and transportation issues.
Friday, September 27, 2013
In his first WNYC interview since winning the Democratic nomination for mayor, New York City Public Advocate Bill de Blasio speaks with Brian Lehrer about his tax proposals, what he t...
Wednesday, September 04, 2013
Our last round of candidate interviews before the mayoral primary continues. New York City Public Advocate Bill de Blasio discusses his rise in the polls, his policy proposals, and his final-week campaign strategy.
Wednesday, July 17, 2013
New York City Public Advocate and mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio discusses his action to save Long Island College Hospital in Brooklyn—as well as news about NYCHA and other issues related to his bid to be mayor.