This Week in Politics: The Mayor's Big Week

Saturday, March 15, 2014

Mayor Bill de Blasio, City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito and Fire Commissioner Sal Cassano outside of a Salvation Army relief center in Harlem. City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito at an event earlier this year with Mayor Bill DeBlasio. (Stephen Nessen/WNYC)

It was a big week for Mayor Bill de Blasio. An explosion leveled two apartment buildings in East Harlem — and then a plan for universal pre-kindergarten emerged in budget talks in Albany. It wasn't exactly his plan, and it wasn't exactly a victory. WNYC's Andrea Bernstein and Beth Fertig sit down with special guest Azi Paybarah of Capital New York to discuss This Week in Politics.

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