Streams

How to know if someone is running for Mayor in 2013

Friday, December 16, 2011 - 06:21 PM

The candidate will be able, in one sentence, to shove every campaign talking point and example of effective leadership into one sentence, regardless of the question. Like City Council Speaker Christine Quinn did earlier today on the Leonard Lopate Show. The topic, for what it's worth, is the city's food system:

Though I think a lot of the work were doing now in the council, whether it is to end fingerprinting for food stamps, whether it's recently having filed a lawsuit against a proposal to push homeless people in need out of the homeless system, or our efforts in FoodWorks and other places to try and create more jobs for New Yorkers at different economic and education levels, I hope speaks to the anger that came out of Occupy Wall Street in the way that we in government should be responding by putting in place policies that will put people to work in diverse industries and support new industries.

Tags:

More in:

The Morning Brief

Enter your email address and we’ll send you our top 5 stories every day, plus breaking news and weather.

Comments [2]

 
Is
Christine Quinn ready to lose the mayor’s office for her support
of racism, second-class citizenship, and mass incarceration?

STOP STOP & FRISK

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hcOqB06uwX0
Ray Kelly Gets Served 2011 Bull Connor Award @ Columbia

Dec. 25 2011 03:05 PM
VJ Machiavelli

We need a real Leader who can move this city forward and upward, and Quinn is not that person.

Only Donald Trump can meets that requirement.

So I say Donald Trump forgetabout running for President in 2012 and run for Mayor in 2013.

Before there was the "Oracle at Delphi" there was Count Vampire J. Machiavelli

VJ Machiavelli
Power to the People who "VOTE"

Dec. 17 2011 05:49 AM

Leave a Comment

Email addresses are required but never displayed.

Sponsored

"The Capitol Pressroom" with Susan Arbetter at 11 am

For show archives, please visit The Capitol Bureau's website here.

About The Empire

Everything you need to know about New York politics and governance. We aim for a ground-up approach to politics, reverse engineered to make the effect just as important as the players and the game they play. From the Long Island to The Thousand Islands, New York City Hall to the Capitol Building, The Empire's got you covered.

Check out WNYC's 2013 Mayor Tracker--the one-stop shop for info about the candidates, issues and trends in the upcoming New York City mayoral election.

 

Our Reporters

Feeds

Supported by