The Brian Lehrer Show Published by The Brian Lehrer Show The Mayor's Budget Blueprints Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/369522/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend Mayor Bill de Blasio presents the 2015 city budget at City Hall on May 8, 2014 in New York City. ( Seth Wenig / Getty) i Mayor de Blasio has announced a $73.9 billion budget plan for New York City. Nicole Gelinas, senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute, discusses the contents of the proposal - and what's missing.