Candidate de Blasio

Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Public Advocate and democratic mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio (Brigid Bergin/WNYC)

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.


Bill de Blasio

Comments [7]


He kept saying dumbing down when he meant reduce.

Jul. 17 2013 10:47 AM
Joyce from NYC


Jul. 17 2013 10:47 AM
Robert from NYC

He's right about income disparity and this mayor. The mayor is against raising minimum wages stopped the Armory jobs in the Bronx a number of years ago because they wanted better jobs with better salaries than the mayor was willing to agree to for the businesses he wanted in that venue. He's been good for the rich as Mr. De Blasio says and that's where it ends. Even real estate development has favored the rich particularly in Manhattan and Brooklyn.

Jul. 17 2013 10:46 AM

Brian I think it's time to have the first round for Comptroller and Mayoral candidate debates or interviews with ALL the Mayoral candidates this month through August.

Jul. 17 2013 10:46 AM
JanosnAnna from BK

How do you "dumb down wages"
-Educate the Wages Committee

Jul. 17 2013 10:44 AM
Robert from NYC

Civil disobedience should be used whenever democracy isn't working? Hmmm, then it should be going on daily and everywhere in this country these days, no?

Jul. 17 2013 10:40 AM

BdB has talked for 3 minutes and has said nothing

Jul. 17 2013 10:38 AM

Leave a Comment

Email addresses are required but never displayed.

Get the WNYC Morning Brief in your inbox.
We'll send you our top 5 stories every day, plus breaking news and weather.