Eric Adams

Eric Adams appears in the following:

Mayor Adams' First 100 Days

Friday, April 08, 2022

Mayor Eric Adams on the latest NYC news.

Mayor Adams on Public Safety

Friday, February 04, 2022

NYC Mayor Eric Adams talks about his 'Blueprint to End Gun Violence' and his meeting with President Biden.

Mayor-Elect Eric Adams

Wednesday, November 10, 2021

NYC Mayor-Elect Eric Adams talks about his plans for office and hears from one caller from each borough.

Mayoral Election 2021: Eric Adams

Tuesday, October 05, 2021

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams makes his pitch to voters ahead of the mayoral election in November.

Leading Mayoral Candidates Give Last Minute "Elevator Pitches"

Monday, June 21, 2021

Leading candidates for the Democratic nomination for mayor give a last minute "elevator pitch," especially to reach undecided voters.

NYC's Next Mayor? Economy & Equity: Eric Adams

Thursday, May 13, 2021

We ask Brooklyn Borough President and 2021 mayoral hopeful Eric Adams, talks about his plans for the city's economy.

Ask the Mayor 'Tryouts': Eric Adams

Monday, April 26, 2021

In our second round of interviews with the leading NYC mayoral candidates, each candidate "practices" answering your Ask the Mayor calls. Next up: Eric Adams.

Meet the Candidates: Eric Adams

Wednesday, November 18, 2020

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams is officially running for NYC Mayor and talks about his vision for the city if elected.

Brooklyn Braces for 2nd Wave (and Shutdowns)

Tuesday, October 06, 2020

Some schools are going fully remote in Brooklyn prompting questions of what else may shut down in certain zip codes.

Seeking an Equitable Recovery ...and How to Handle the Fireworks

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams explains who he believes is setting off these fireworks, and how people can keep each other safe without calling 911.

Is Red Tape Blocking Supplies to Medical Workers?

Tuesday, April 28, 2020

Brooklyn Borough President, Eric Adams, shares his perspective on the crisis, and what the city can do to help.

How Brooklyn and Queens are Preparing for COVID-19

Monday, March 23, 2020

Find out how the borough presidents for Brooklyn and Queens are tackling COVID-19.

BP Adams Defends 'Go Back to Iowa' Comments

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams says gentrification remarks were meant to be uncomfortable.

Suicide Rates Among Black Teenagers on the Rise

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Why are suicide rates among Black teens increasing? Brooklyn Borough President, Eric Adams discusses.

Brooklyn's Borough President on NYPD Morale and Solving the Rat Crisis

Thursday, September 12, 2019

Eric Adams discusses the apparent slowdown in NYPD arrests after Officer Pantaleo's firing and the controversy around the traps he proposed to curb NYC's rat problem.

Brian Lehrer Special Coverage: NYPD Judge Says Officer in Eric Garner Case Should Be Fired

Friday, August 02, 2019

The mayor's press conference responding to the recommendation that Officer Pantaleo be fired, followed by analysis and calls. 
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One Killed, 11 Injured in Brownsville Shooting

Monday, July 29, 2019

Mayor Bill de Blasio declined to call the violence a "mass shooting." But Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams said, "that was a mass shooting, and we need to classify it as such."

Abuse In and Out of Foster Care

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

As the number of children in foster care goes down, instances of abuse rise. That, in the context of the widely circulated video of a mother having her infant forcibly removed from her.

Borough Presidents on Community Board Reform

Monday, August 27, 2018

Borough Presidents Eric Adams (Brooklyn) and Gale Brewer (Manhattan) discuss proposals to reform rules for community boards as part of the city's Charter Review Commission.

Resistance on the Community Board Level

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer and Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams react to the mayor's State of the City speech, and explain how to join community boards.